Carolyn Fleegle

Zanesville Man Charged in Burglary

by Carolyn Fleegle on July 31, 2014 at 5:20 am

Zanesville Police have charged a man in connection with a burglary .

Police Chief Kenneth Miller says officers responded to 634 Fairmont Avenue around 5:00  p.m. Wednesday after a man reportedly broke into the house and tried to stab the homeowner.

Chief Miller says 27-year-old Jeffrey New was arrested in the incident.

New is facing felony charges of burglary and aggravated robbery and a misdemeanor charge of theft.

New’s case will be presented to a Grand Jury.