September 3, 2015 - 3:38am
11 weeks 5 days ago
The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office said this week's most wanted suspect has been caught.
48-year-old Michael Alan Bell of New Concord was wanted on multiple felonies including rape, gross sexual imposition and sexual battery.
The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office thank the community for their assistance in locating Bell.
September 3, 2015 - 3:21am
11 weeks 5 days ago
A former Muskingum County Most Wanted Suspect appears in Common Pleas Court.
35-year-old Clint Bowen faces felony charges of burglary, robbery and domestic violence.
In front of Judge Kelly Cottrill, Bowen plead not guilty. His bond was set at $100,000
September 2, 2015 - 9:05am
11 weeks 6 days ago
The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office needs your help in locating this week's most wanted suspect.
48-year-old Michael Alan Bell of New Concord is wanted on multiple felonies including rape, gross sexual imposition and sexual battery.
Bell is described as being 5'11, weighing 200 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes.
They warn to not confront or attempt to detain the subject. Authorities said if you have any information regarding his whereabouts to contact...
June 3, 2015 - 2:55pm
24 weeks 6 days ago
The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office is on the lookout for a most wanted suspect.
34-year-old Wesley Ryan Newman of Zanesville is wanted on a felony warrant for trafficking in drugs.
Newman is described as 6' tall, weighing 250 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.
Authorities say he has a history of violent tendencies and should not be approached.
If you know of Newman's whereabouts you are urged to call the Muskingum County Sheriff's Office at(740)452-3637.
April 1, 2015 - 10:21am
33 weeks 6 days ago
This week's Muskingum County Most Wanted is facing charges of aggravated possession of drugs and possession of drugs.
37-year-old Michael James Dilo is described as having a scar on his left cheek and abdomen along with tattoos on his abdomen, right arm, right shoulder, chest and ankle. He also has a pierced lip.
He's 5'9, weighing 175lbs with brown hair and hazel eyes. His last known address is 624 Lancaster Avenue in Thornville.
The Sheriff's Office says...
March 26, 2015 - 6:06am
34 weeks 5 days ago
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MUSKINGUM COUNTY, OHIO (WHIZ) - Avondale youth center employee, 35-year-old Rodney Curtis is facing over 70 sex charges involving a minor. He was arrested Friday. According to Prosecutor Mike Haddox the victim is a 15-year-old female.
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March 19, 2015 - 6:32am
35 weeks 5 days ago
Top Stories for Thursday, March 19, 2015:
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CROOSKVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - The Crooksville Police Chief says a medical condition may have been to blame for the death of 26-year-old Kayla Barnett. Public information officer Jill DeLgreco says they're calling it a questionable death due to suspicious bruises found on Barnett's boday, at this point there's no clear cut cause.
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March 18, 2015 - 8:03am
35 weeks 6 days ago
This week's Muskingum County Most Wanted suspect is 37-year-old Elmer Dewitt Harvey Junior.
Harvey Junior is wanted for four counts of rape and one count of kidnapping. He's described as being 6'3, weighing 300lbs with black hair and brown eyes.
His last known address is 3590 North River Road.
The Sheriff's Office said do not confront or attempt to detain this subject and if you know of his whereabouts call (740) 452-3637 ext 1.
March 3, 2015 - 10:25am
38 weeks 11 hours ago
A 35-year-old faced Judge Kelly Cottrill on several drug related charges.
Waqar Ashraf plead guilty to 20 counts of illegal use of food stamp benefits, five counts in trafficking in drugs, four that included school specifications and another count of trafficking in drugs with a school specification.
Twenty-four other counts against him will be dropped at sentencing.
Judge Cottrill ordered a pre-sentence investigation in the case. It was also determined...
February 22, 2015 - 8:20am
39 weeks 2 days ago
The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office is on the hunt for this week's most wanted suspect.
29-year-old Andrew May is wanted on six counts of possession of drugs and six counts of deception to obtain drugs.
He is described as having a tattoo on his back and left forearm. He's 6'3 and weighs 230lbs. May has blonde hair and blue eyes.
His last known address is 408 Eppley Avenue in Zanesville.
The Sheriff's Office said if anyone sees May they...