Man Found in Coshocton Co. Woods


The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office announced they’ve located a man who was lost in the woods on State Route 541 west.

The Sheriff’s Office said Tom Conklin, of Columbus, was with a friend Richard Davis, who last saw Conklin at 7am Wednesday morning.

Multiple agencies were dispatched to the scene and they were able to get a cell phone location. K-9 teams worked the area to located Conklin.

A sheriff’s office drone was able to locate the male’s heat signature in the woods. He was found around 10:40PM Wednesday.

The Ohio State Highwy Patrol helicopter assisted deputies in removing the man from the woods.

Conklin was taken to Coshocton Regional Medical Center.

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