Stories tagged with: Cambridge Police Department

December 24, 2014 - 8:42am
21 weeks 2 days ago

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Suspicious Death Investigation

PERRY COUNTY, OH. (WHIZ) - The Perry County Sheriffs Office is investigating a suspicious death. Investigators said deputies and agents from the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation were at a home at 66 East Lake Street in Roseville Tuesday.

Secret Santa Theft

CAMBRIDGE, OH. (WHIZ) - The Cambridge Police Department said two residents attempted to steal a...

December 24, 2014 - 5:31am
21 weeks 2 days ago

The Cambridge Police Department said two residents attempted to steal a Secret Santa donation box on Monday.  

Cambridge Police said they were called to Orme Hardware on South 11th Street around 10:15 Monday morning after employees reported their donation box had been stolen. Officers checked the area but didn't find the suspect initially.

After looking at security footage, Patrolman Tim Ferguson identified the suspect as 35-year-old Mathew McComas of Cambridge. Officer...

June 3, 2014 - 4:45am
50 weeks 3 days ago

Cambridge Police discover drugs during a traffic stop Monday morning.

Cambridge Police said Sergeant Phillip Hall was on Clark Street working a drug interdiction detail around 8 a.m. when he saw a vehicle driven by 22-year-old Matthew Blair, of Heath.

Sgt. Hall knew Blair, a former Cambridge resident, didn't have a driver's license. A traffic stop took place on Blaine Avenue.

Patrolman Roy Angler was called to the scene with a K9 and the dog conducted a sniff of the...

March 10, 2014 - 4:51am
1 year 10 weeks ago

 Authorities believe alcohol may have caused a crash that sends one to the hospital. 

The Cambridge Police Department said the crash took place just before 5 a.m. Sunday. According to the police report Shannon Dubois was driving his vehicle when he failed to slow for the turn on South 9th Street and Carlisle Avenue. 

His vehicle traveled over an embankment and over the side of the hill, falling around 150 feet down. He was able to climb out of the car. 


February 14, 2014 - 5:50am
1 year 13 weeks ago

Cambridge Police made two arrests for drugs following a traffic stop.

Authorities said it started on Highland Avenue around 2p.m. Thursday when officers pulled over a vehicle for a cracked windshield and a traffic violation.

When police questioned the 21-year-old and 28-year-old men, from Cleveland, they gave conflicting accounts of why they were in town.

A police K-9 was brought in and gave a positive indication for drugs. A search of the vehicle recovered a small amount...

February 11, 2014 - 5:42am
1 year 14 weeks ago

A Noble County couple faces charges in connection to a murder at the Deer Creek Motel in Cambridge. 

Cambridge Police said charges have been filed against 39-year-old Jason Dunn and his wife 37-year-old Krista Dunn. 

Jason Dunn is charged with murder and kidnapping, while Krista is charged with one count of complicity to commit kidnapping. 

A felony bond hearing will take place Tuesday afternoon for the pair. 

Cambridge Police said Friday employees...

February 8, 2014 - 10:33am
1 year 2 weeks ago

According to the Cambridge Police Department at around noon on Friday, February 7th, employees of the Deer Creek Motel reported the discovery of a dead motel guest.

Officers arrived and found a 44-year-old male dead on the floor of the motel room. The identity of the victim is not being released until relatives have been notified. He is believed to be a recent Cambridge resident, having moved here from North Carolina and had been staying at the motel since February 1st.


February 4, 2014 - 5:52am
1 year 15 weeks ago

Cambridge Police and the United States Postal Service team up to investigate a case of drugs being sent through the mail. 

Cambridge Police Chief William LePage said two individuals were arrested, Monday February 3, after a lengthy investigation. Officials said it all began with a tip from the public.

Captain Mark Baer and Lieutenant Karl Milam found drugs were being sent from Anaheim, California to residents in Cambridge. They provided names, addresses and other information...

November 20, 2013 - 5:12am
1 year 26 weeks ago

One person is in custody, after authorities discovered and dismantled a meth lab in Cambridge Tuesday evening...

After investigating information they received about a possible meth lab on South 12th Street, officers from the Cambridge Police Department said they entered the suspected home. No residents were present at the time.

An investigator from the Bureau of Criminal Investigation was called to the scene, as was assistance from the State Fire Marshal's Office and the...

November 15, 2013 - 2:20pm
1 year 26 weeks ago

The Guernsey County  Prosecutor has filed charges against a man supsected in a Wednesday robbery.

Prosecutor Dan Padden said 26-year-old James Baldwin III, of Cambridge, was charged Friday with one count of robbery.

According to Cambridge Police the Secrest Carry Out on Steubenville Avenue and First Street was robbed Wednesday.

Police said the clerk described the suspect and during a search of the area Baldwin III was arrested on Gomber Avenue.


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