A local man is now in custody after being arrested for the attempted rape of a minor at a south side residence on Tuesday.
According to Detective Sergeant Ric Roush with the ZPD, 30-year-old Jeffrey C. Hampton of Zanesville has been charged with one count of attempted rape, and one count of kidnapping. The incident involved a 15-year-old girl.
Hampton's case will be presented to The Muskingum County Grand Jury next week.
The man accused in the fatal shooting incident last week that killed one man and seriously wounded another was indicted today by a Muskingum County Grand Jury.
According to Detective Sergeant Ric Roush with the Zanesville Police Department, 19-year-old Matthew P. McIntyre of Zanesville, is charged with aggravated murder with a firearm specification, murder with a firearm specification, attempted murder with a firearm specification, felonious assault with a firearm specification, and...
Today is Wes Elson’s last day on the force…Muskingum County’s Chief Deputy is hanging up his hat and retiring.
Elson has been working for the Sheriff’s Department for 27 years. He says there comes a time when you need to focus on other things in life.
“It’s a pretty demanding job and it’s time that I give a little bit back to my family that the job has taken away… I’ve already been given my honey do list, so I’d say for the next couple of months at least, I’ll be working...