Stories tagged with: Coshocton County Sheriff's Office

February 21, 2015 - 2:16pm
18 weeks 3 days ago

 An inmate found unresponsive Saturday morning in Coshocton County has died. 

Officals said around 6:15am a deputy performing medication rounds in the Justice Center found 50-year-old Gregory Griffith unresponsive. 

Coshocton County EMS was dispatched and Griffith was taken to Coshocton Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Griffith, from the Warsaw area, was indicted by the Grand Jury for having weapons under disability, a felony of the third...

February 21, 2015 - 11:02am
18 weeks 3 days ago

A one vehicle accident is under investigation in Coshocton County. 

The Sheriff's Office said at 11:48pm they received a 911 call reporting a vehicle off the road near 15125 State Route 60 in Washington Township. 

After investigation it was determined that 32-year-old Matthew Snyder of Dresden was driving south on State Route 60 when he went off the right side of the road into a ditch, over corrected crossing the roadway. He then went off the left side of the roadway...

February 19, 2015 - 4:46am
18 weeks 6 days ago

Coshocton County Sheriff's Deputies make four arrests in connection to a meth lab.

Authorities said just before 4:30pm Wednesday deputies executed a search warrant on a meth lab operation in a campground on County Road 27, near Warsaw.

As a result of the warrant three males and one female were taken into custody and many drug related items were seized including drugs and methamphetamine manufacturing paraphernalia.

The incident remains under investigation by the Coshocton...

February 15, 2015 - 8:57am
19 weeks 3 days ago

Coshocton County Sheriff's Officials said alcohol is believed to be a factor in a three car injury accident.

The accident took place just after 8pm Saturday, February 14, on US 36 near the intersection of Coshocton Road 170. Authorities identify the driver causing the accident as Joshua Simmons of Reynoldsburg. 

Simmons vehicle was heading east on US 36 when he struck two other vehicles also heading east. After striking the vehicles he went off the right side of the roadway...

February 11, 2015 - 8:32am
20 weeks 1 hour ago

Top Stories for Wednesday, February 11, 2015:

Coshocton Meth Lab Bust

COSHOCTON COUNTY, OHIO (WHIZ) - According to the Coshocton County Sheriffs Office, on Tuesday evening at approximately 7:45 P.M. deputies executed a search warrant on an operating meth lab in the 900 block of South 6th St. in the City of Coshocton. As a result of the warrant one male and one female suspect were taken into custody and many drug related items were seized, including drugs and...

February 9, 2015 - 10:24pm
20 weeks 1 day ago

The Coshocton County Sheriff's Office is investigating an accident where a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle Monday afternoon.

At approximately 3:51 p.m. the sheriff's office received a 911 call of a pedestrian being struck by a vehicle in the 22000 block of State Route 751. Upon investigation,  the sheriff's office found that a vehicle being driven by Joel Styer of Newcomerstown was traveling eastbound on S.R. 751 when Allen Henderson of West Lafayette walked into the lane of...

February 1, 2015 - 12:33am
21 weeks 2 days ago

Authorities announce arrest in connection to the double homicide and abduction investigation of Doyle and Lilian Chumney . 

The Tuscarawas and Coshocton Sheriff's Offices along with the Strasburg Police Department said the arrest came after authorities released a photo of an unknown van and individual Saturday morning. 

The Coshocton County Sheriff's Office said that a citizen contacted their office after seeing the Facebook post concerning the photos and reported they...

January 16, 2015 - 10:23pm
23 weeks 4 days ago

The Coshocton County Sheriff's Office reports that around 3:45 p.m. Friday, officers executed a search warrant in the 200 block of E. 4th St. in West Lafayette.

One male suspect was taken into custody and many drug related items were taken from the home, including methamphetamine manufacturing paraphernalia. The sheriff's office says the warrant is a result of a lengthy, joint investigation conducted by the West Lafayette Police Department, Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office, and...

January 9, 2015 - 9:21pm
24 weeks 4 days ago

The Coshocton County Sheriff's Office arrested two individuals Friday in the theft of copper wire from numerous power poles.

On Wednesday, January 7, the Coshocton County Sheriff's Office began investigating the theft. It is believed that on January 7, a wide spread power outage in Coshocton County was the direct result of an attempted theft of copper wire from a power pole on Township Road 306. The sheriff's office says the power poles belong to Frontier Power and AEP. The incident...

December 27, 2014 - 10:50am
26 weeks 3 days ago

The Coshocton County Sherriff's Office is investigating a robbery at Rite-Aid.

Friday, December 26th, at 4:20 PM the Sheriff's Office said they received a call referencing a robbery at Rite-Aid. Once on scene officers discovered that a white male, approximately 6 ft, 200lbs, brown eyes with white or gray facial hair, had stolen an undisclosed amount of prescription drugs from the Pharmacy. The suspect was wearing a gray hoodie and Khaki pants. No weapon was shown or indicated....

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