George Hiotis

Moody Sentenced for Escape

by George Hiotis on May 24, 2017 at 8:16 am

The Zanesville Police Department says a recent escaped prisoner is back in custody. Chief Tony Coury says that Jeffrey Moody was captured on Tuesday. Moody ran away last week from a prisoner work detail mowing grass at Greenwood Cemetery. Chief Coury says Moody faces escape and other charges. Wednesday morning in court before Judge Bill Joseph Moody pleaded guilty to the escape charge and no contest to a petty theft charge and was sentenced to 120 days in jail and fined 350 dollars