Richard Klein, his wife Kasey and their two boys, Ayden and Anthony went on a camping trip the night of June 3, 2011 and pitched their tent just 24 feet away from the Muskingum River. When they awoke the next morning, the body of 3-year-old Ayden was floating in the river and two-year-old Anthony has never been found.
The Klein's were tried together in 2012 and convicted of involuntary manslaughter and endangering children. Both were sentenced to 12 years in prison but were eventually...
A Sonora man plead not guilty to 48 sex-related charges.
40-year-old James C. Emmons, Jr. appeared before Judge Kelly Cottrill in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court on Wednesday for his arraignment hearing. Emmons plead not guilty to a variety of charges including gross sexual imposition, rape, attempted rape, and sexual battery.
The procecutor's office says the incidents began in February of 2005 with a victim who was nine-years-old and continued until November of 2010.
A former Muskingum County Most Wanted Suspect makes her plea in front of Judge Kelly Cottrill this morning. 26-year-old Holly Erin Stanley of Cambridge appeared in court and pled not guilty to two aggravated arson charges. Her bond was continued at $200,000.
The Prosecutor's Office says Stanley was arrested for her involvement in a fire at 1655 Newark Road in Zanesville on March 23rd, 2009.
A Columbus man pleads not guilty to nine counts, surrounding the death of 19-year-old Tyler Hardin of Zanesville.
24-year-old Terrell Nowlin appeared in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court for his arraignment this morning. He faces one count of conspiracy to aggravated murder, one count of conspiracy to committ kidnapping, one count of kidnapping, four counts of tampering with evidence, one count of gross abuse of corpse, and one count of aggravated murder with a gun specification. The...
A South Zanesville woman pleads not guilty to six counts, surrounding the murder of Tyler Hardin.
19-year-old Heather Nowlin appeared in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court Wednesday morning and was smiling and laughing throughout the proceedings. Heather faces one count of conspiracy to aggravated murder, one count of kidnapping, one count of complicity to aggravated murder, one count of gross abuse of a corpse, and two counts of tampering with evidence.
A 20-year-old Morgan County man accused of shooting and killing a neighbor's dog pleads not guilty.
Tyler Taylor made his initial appearance in court this morning after being cited with a misdemeanor charge of animal cruelty last week.
His neighbor, 27-year-old Emmalee Stanley, says she was letting her two small dogs outside, while watching them from her steps, when they took off after something. When the one dog didn't return, she says she was heading toward Taylor's yard, when...