A Zanesville man charged with murder is arraigned Wednesday.
26-year-old Reese Bowers pleaded not guilty in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court in front of Judge Mark Fleegle.
Reese was indicted last week by a grand jury on two counts of murder with a firearm specification, one count each of voluntary manslaughter, having a weapon under disability,improper handling of a firearm in a motor vehicle and one count of tampering with evidence.
A family is still searching for answers in the murder of Priscilla Dawn Hickman.
Hickman was found strangled to death in her heath home January 18, 2009. Her case remains unsolved and now Hickman's two sisters, Michelle Laverty and Rosanna Root, are raising awareness about her murder.
"I think a lot of times people, if they don't hear about it in the news they assume it is solved, they assume something must have happened and that is certainly not the case here,"...
The mother of a murdered child is using the Internet to keep her daughter's killer behind bars.
Sara West was brutality sexually assaulted, tortured and murdered by Billy Shafer in 1993. Now Tracy Hickman, Sara's mother, is using the website BlockParole.com to help send a message to the parole board. Billy is set to go up for parole in early February. Tracy says she worked with the site's creator Bret Vinocher to have Sara's case featured on the site. The site BlockParole.com...
The father of a convicted murder is speaking out to keep his son behind bars.
Danny Shafer is the father of Billy Joe Shafer. On Feburary 14th, 1993, Billy Joe Shafer brutally raped, tortured and murdered Sara West,5, in her Zanesville home. With Billy's parole hearing coming up in early February, the West family is holding a rally this Sunday at 2 pm at the Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Union Hall Off Route 60 to honor Sara and send a message to the parole...
The Ohio Supreme Court is upholding a murder charge.
Ronald Hendrickson was convicted back in August of 2008 in the stabbing death of Jodi Blankenship. It happened at Blankenship's Fort Street home in Nelsonville. The two were Hocking College students at the time.
The Athens County Prosecutor's Office says Blankenship was stabbed multiple times.