George Hiotis

Two Robberies – One Suspect

by George Hiotis on November 26, 2013 at 4:19 am

The Zanesville Police Department is investigating the second armed robbery in two days.  Detective Harry Taylor says at around noon Tuesday a man walked into the Gulf Gas station on Maysville Avenue, pulled out a knife and demanded money from the clerk.  Taylor says the bandit made off  on foot with an undetermined amount of cash. On Monday a male walked into JD’s Drive Thru, pulled out a knife and demanded money.  The suspect got into a fight with the employee and then fled on foot.  The suspect in these incidents is described as a male, medium height and build, wearing dark clothing, sunglasses and a light colored face covering.  Anyone with information on these incidents should contact Zanesville Police.