Stories tagged with: Licking County Sheriff's Office

August 7, 2013 - 4:03am
1 year 29 weeks ago

A man who robbed a bank in Kirkersville Tuesday said he just wanted to go back to jail, a day after he was released.

The Licking County Sheriff's Office said 58-year-old Robert Fraizer robbed the Park National Bank on East Main Street around 2:15 Tuesday afternoon. Deputies said fraizer walked into the bank, handed over a note to the teller, took money in an envelope, and left on foot. Investigators said a bank employee stopped Fraizer and asked him if he had something that belonged to...

June 27, 2013 - 3:28pm
1 year 35 weeks ago

Authorities in Licking County have one person in custody in connection with a vandalism case at Watkins Memorial High School.

The Licking County Sheriff's Office reports that on Tuesday, four males entered the school and vandalized it.

School officials noticed the damage the next day and also discovered that multiple electronic devices were stolen from the school.

Authorities were able to identify one of the suspects through the school's surveillance system.

Deputies...

May 24, 2013 - 3:45am
1 year 40 weeks ago

The Licking County Sheriff's Office responded to a pipe bomb situation Thursday morning just before 10 a.m.

Deputies said they were called to 6487 Waktins Road in Pataskala, where a property owner was cleaning a house trailer behind the residence. The trailer had recently been vacated and property was left behind.

While inside he discovered three pipe bombs. A complete search of the property was conducted by bomb sniffing dogs and bomb squad personnel. No other devices were found...

April 18, 2013 - 5:46am
1 year 45 weeks ago

The Licking County Sheriff's Office said a local citizen brought a possible explosive device to their building.

In a press release the sheriff's office said that around 11a.m. Wednesday, Gary Jones brought a device that resembled a WWII era hand grenade to the sheriff's office for disposal.

He had found the object while helping a friend with cleaning out his home. Once the officer learned of the situation he had Jones leave the device in his truck as a precaution until...

February 3, 2013 - 10:56pm
2 years 3 weeks ago

The Licking County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting death of a teen that occured in Newark late Saturday night.

According to the sheriff's office, Cody Williams, 23 of Hebron told them he was handling a weapon when he accidentally shot 19-year-old James Ballman at around 9 p.m.

The shooting occurred in an apartment building near the Burning Tree Golf Course near Ridgely Tract Road.

Sheriff's say Williams admitted to drinking prior to picking up the weapon.Other...

December 3, 2012 - 12:55pm
2 years 12 weeks ago

Authorities in Licking County are on the look out for an armed robbery suspect.
 

It happened just before 11:30 p.m. Sunday at the BP Duke Gas Station on Jacksontown Road in Thornville.
 

The Licking County Sheriff's Office says the suspect entered the store, showed a gun and demanded money from the clerk.

The suspect is described as a black male , 5'11" with a medium build.
 

He was wearing a dark coat and his face was...

October 17, 2012 - 11:56am
2 years 19 weeks ago

The Licking County Sheriff's Office says a Pataskala man has been arrested on child pornography charges.

Authorities say 43-year-old Steven Miller is in custody after deputies searched his home on National Road and discovered multiple photos of children engaged in sexual acts.

He is being held in the Licking County Justice Center on a charge of illegal use of a minor in nudity oriented material.

Miller's case will be presented to a Licking County Grand Jury on October 25....

October 17, 2012 - 11:44am
2 years 19 weeks ago

Authorities in Licking County are on the look out for a robbery suspect.

The Licking County Sheriff's Office along with the Pataskala Police Department responded to a robbery  around 2:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Speedway Gas Station on Hazelton Etna Road in Pataskala.

Authorities say the clerk reported  a white male entered the store, showed a handgun and demanded cash and cigarettes.

The suspect fled the area on foot.

He's described as a white male...

June 20, 2012 - 6:22am
2 years 36 weeks ago

The Licking County Sheriff's Office nabs their suspect in a May pharmacy robbery.

After talking to witnesses and conducting several interviews, 26-year-old Jason Tewksbary of Thornville, was arrested on an outstanding warrant on Monday.

During an interview with detectives the man admitted to taking part in a May 28 robbery at the CVS pharmacy on East Broad Street in Pataskala.

During that incident officials report that Tewksbary handed a note to the female behind the...

March 6, 2012 - 6:58pm
2 years 51 weeks ago

An area high school student was arrested Monday after authorities say she admitted to making a hit list.

According to the Licking County Sheriff's Office, a hit list was discovered Sunday at Watkins Memorial High School in Pataskala. The writing in a stall of a girl's restroom read "3-7-12 Hit List." The list then named 10 female junior high school students.

Authorities used video surveillance and questioned a suspect Monday. They say she admitted to making the...

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