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.
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 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...
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...
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...
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-...