Stories tagged with: Body

February 22, 2016 - 4:13pm
18 weeks 2 days ago

Zanesville Police say they are investigating the discovery of a body over the weekend. Chief Kenneth Miller says the body of a deceased 51-year-old male was found at 1181 Ridge Avenue around 11 o’clock Saturday night. He is identified as Theodore Taylor of 1444 Central Avenue. He had been reported missing since February 8th. The Chief say the home had been vacated for a while. There were no signs of foul play and the cause of death remains undetermined. Chief Miller says the body...

March 31, 2014 - 9:42pm
2 years 13 weeks ago

Authorities have found the body of a second boater presumed drowned in a central Ohio Lake after a fishing boat capsized.

A spokeswoman for the Ohio Department of Natural Resources says searchers found the man Monday in Buckeye Lake, where the 16-foot aluminum boat capsized Friday. The agency identified him as 61-year-old Jason Lewis of Columbus.

The body of another boater was recovered Friday. He was identified as 62-year-old Gary Cook, also of Columbus. Officials said the water...

March 31, 2014 - 4:09pm
2 years 13 weeks ago

The body of a second victim from a boating accident at Buckeye Lake has been found. It happened this afternoon.   The Ohio Department of Natural Resources says on Friday the men were in a 16-foot aluminum boat when it capsized near Millersport.  The other boater was recovered Friday and was identified as Gary Cook of Columbus. Officials said the water was about 3 feet deep where the boat capsized, but the water was about 43 degrees. Crews in six boats searched the lake this...

March 28, 2014 - 11:05am
2 years 13 weeks ago

The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the discovery of the body of a female in the Muskingum River.  Sheriff Tom Jenkins says Thursday night his office received a report of a possible homicide on State Route 60 North of McConnelsville in Bloom Township. Sheriff Jenkins says upon arrival Deputies began their investigation which led them to believe that a 22-year-old male had killed a 46-year-old female.  Jenkins says just after 8:00 Friday morning the...

March 17, 2014 - 2:09pm
2 years 15 weeks ago

Shaquille Davis appeared in Muskingum County Common Pleas court on Monday for sentencing in the murder of his cousin Phillip Kimbro Jr.

Davis is the last of six people sentenced in the case. Before accepting a plea deal last month given by the prosecution, Davis attempted to represent himself in the one day trial. Under the deal davis pleaded guilty to murder with a gun specification, abuse of a corpse, and tampering with evidence. Judge Mark Fleegle sentenced Davis to 20 years to life...

January 6, 2014 - 10:04am
2 years 25 weeks ago

Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz on Monday identified the body of a man found dead near the railroad tracks by the Memorial Bridge in Zanesville.

Sheriff Lutz says the victim is 42-year-old Robert Cavalear of Zanesville. Lutz said he is awaiting reports in connection with the case to figure out what happened.  Its possible the man was struck by a passing train.

April 14, 2011 - 11:43am
5 years 11 weeks ago

The Perry County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the discovery of the body of a female in a ditch Thursday morning. Sergeant Kevin Starrett says it happened near 6705 Ceramic Road in Crooksville. The victim is identified as 42-year-old Loria Chevalier of Roseville.  Starrett says it is still unclear how Chevalier ended up in the ditch.   The Sheriff's Office got a 9-11 call from some drainage workers who were ...

April 7, 2010 - 5:57pm
6 years 12 weeks ago

The Newark Police Department is investigating a dead body that was found at the scene of an early morning fire.

It happened at an apartment complex in the 400 block of Mount Vernon Road.

"Right now, it's not looking as though the death had any kind of criminal element. It also appears as though the fire was accidental, " says Sergeant Scott Snow.

Snow says firefighters extinguished the blaze and then went to investigate the scene where they happened to come...

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