Stories tagged with: Coshocton County Sheriff's Office

February 10, 2016 - 2:55am
1 day 20 hours ago

A Coshocton man accused in the hit and run of a 9-year-old child last week faces charges.

The Coshocton County Sheriff's Office said 40-year-old Kristopher S. McComb, a resident of Coshocton, was charged Tuesday with tampering with evidence. Additional charges are anticipated following review by the Coshocton County Prosecutor's Office. 

Authorities said on February 3, Steven Hebert II was struck by McComb's vehicle, who then fled the scene.

Hebert was taken to...

February 4, 2016 - 4:22am
1 week 18 hours ago

A shooting incident is under investigation in Coshocton County.

On Wednesday, the Coshocton County Sheriff's Office said they were dispatched to the 600 block Vine Street in reference to a shooting.

Three male suspects and one female were taken into custody and are being held in connection to the incident.

No injures were reported.

The Coshocton County Prosecutor's Office is assisting in the investigation. 

 

 

January 21, 2016 - 6:19am
3 weeks 16 hours ago

A fatal fire remains under investigation in Coshocton County.

The sheriff's office said Thursday they received a 911 call about a mobile home fire on County Road 106 in Linton Township.

When fire crews arrived the home was fully engulfed. Upon investigation it was found that a male subject was beneath the home attempting to thaw frozen lines when the fire started. The man became trapped under the mobile home and died as a result of the fire.

The victim's name is being...

January 2, 2016 - 5:11pm
5 weeks 5 days ago

 The Coshocton County Sheriff's Office said one man is dead after a one car accident early this morning.

Just before 6 a.m. officers were dispatched to an accident on SR 751 near Bakersville. Upon arrival they discovered that Jeremiah Myers of Coshocton struck a tree in the roadway, lost control and went off the right side. He then over corrected, going off the left side of the roadway, before rolling into a ditch.

Coshocton County EMS pronounced Myers deceased on scene. The...

December 7, 2015 - 8:04am
9 weeks 3 days ago

There's a Christmas Grinch stealing trees in Coshocton County. 

The Coshocton County Sheriff's Office said around 6a.m. November 27, an unidentified male stole two Christmas trees that were being sold at Buehler's by a local boy scout troop. 

If you have any information into this case or can identify the suspect contact Deputy Wesley Wright Eppley at (740) 622-2411.

 

 

 

 

November 28, 2015 - 5:21pm
10 weeks 5 days ago

 The Coshocton County Sheriff's Office said a registered sex offender has been formally charged following an undercover investigation and police chase that led to his arrest Wednesday.

38 year old Scott A. Hughes of Coshocton County was charged with Importuning, a felony of the second degree. He's being held with a $500,000 bond, at the Coshocton Municipal Court. Hughes was caught after meeting who he thought to be a 16 year old female who he solicited for sex through...

November 26, 2015 - 3:46am
11 weeks 16 hours ago

 The Coshocton Sheriff's Office reports a sting operation turned into a chase.

On Wednesday around 5:30 pm Coshocton undercover officers met an adult male who believed he was there to meet a 12-year-old girl he had solicited for sex through Facebook.

As officers moved in, the suspect fled ramming into an undercover sheriff's vehicle. The fleeing suspect then led officer on a chase through the City of Coshocton and into West Lafayette where a West Lafayette Officer...

November 2, 2015 - 9:29pm
14 weeks 3 days ago

 A bicyclist was killed in Coshocton County Monday evening after being struck by a dump truck.

Shortly after 4:00 p.m. dispatchers received numerous 911 calls in reference to the bicycle and dump truck accident at State Route 83 and County Road 271.  

Upon arrival, officers from the sheriff's office determined that 71-year-old C. Nelson Schlattter of Coshocton was northbound on Route 271 and was crossing State Route 83 when he failed to see the dump truck driven by 69-...

October 13, 2015 - 9:19am
17 weeks 2 days ago

The Coshocton County Sheriff's Office said it is searching for a suspect involved in an assault early Tuesday morning. 

Deputies said just before 2a.m. they responded to the 500 block of South 7th Street in Coshocton and found 38-year-old Jeffery Allan Lutgen. 

Lutgen told authorities he was in an alley near 748 Vine Street when an unknown male assaulted him. 

He suffered a laceration to his lower abdomen and an jury to the left side of his head. 

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September 14, 2015 - 6:53pm
21 weeks 3 days ago

The Coshocton County Sheriff's Office says they have a man in custody after a baby died from injuries sustained in a case of child abuse.

The sheriff's office says deputies were called to Coshocton Memorial Hospital on September 8th in reference to a seven month old child being the victim of apparent child abuse.

The child was later transported to Akron Children’s Hospital by Air Bear Helicopter. In the early hours of September 11th, the young child died at Akron...

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