December 31, 2012 - 5:46am
2 years 16 weeks ago
.The Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Sunday evening robbery. Captain Jeff LeCocq says it happened at 6:45 at the Murphy USA gas station at 2856 Maysville Pike. LeCocq says a white male wearing a hoodie with cloth on his face walked into the business and demanded money. The clerk says no handgun was seen but it appeared the suspect had a weapon. LeCocq says the bandit fled on foot. No vehicle was used in the incident. Sheriff...
September 26, 2012 - 6:22am
2 years 30 weeks ago
The Perry County Sheriff's Office investigates a Tuesday night robbery.
Authorities said just before 9:30p.m. they received a call from Wohrle's Carry Out in Shawnee. The clerk told deputies that a male subject wearing a grey jacket with a black strip across the front and down the sleeves along with a black mask opened the door and grabbed the cash register off the counter and ran out the door with the register.
The clerk said the suspect didn't say anything and did not show a...
August 12, 2012 - 3:53pm
2 years 36 weeks ago
Police are looking for a suspect in an unarmed robbery in Zanesville.
It happened around 1:30 a.m. on Saturday at the BP gas station near the corner of Maple Avenue and Brandywine Boulevard.
According to the Zanesville Police Department, a man robbed the convenience store of an undisclosed amount of cash. No one was injured during the robbery.
Police said the suspect is described as a white male, 5' 9'', 160 lbs, wearing grey sweatpants, a white shirt and a blue hat...
July 16, 2012 - 6:43pm
2 years 40 weeks ago
Monday in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court , 29-year-old Ryan Taylor of Fultonham was sentenced to prison by Judge Kelly Cottrill.
Taylor had previously pled guilty to two counts of robbery and two counts of theft in connection with robberies in April at Zanesville gas stations.
Police say within a few hours, Taylor robbed both the Speedway on Blue Avenue and the Duke and Duchess at the corner of Maple Avenue and Brandywine Boulevard.
Judge Cottrill sentenced him to...
June 20, 2012 - 7:22am
2 years 44 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...
June 12, 2012 - 1:13pm
2 years 45 weeks ago
Authorities in Newark are on the look out for a robbery suspect.
Police say a man walked into the Circle K on West Main Street Monday and demanded money from the clerk.
He's described as being around 5'7" to 5'9" with dark colored hair and was wearing a hat with a faded white symbol and a black zip up jacket.
Anyone with information is being asked to contact Detective Eskins at (740)670-7200 or Crimestoppers at (888)488...
May 7, 2012 - 3:56pm
2 years 50 weeks ago
A Zanesville man has pleaded guilty to a robbery charge in connection with an incident at a local grocery store.
48-year-old Jeffrey Johnson entered the plea Monday in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court.
Zanesville police say on February 24th, Johnson stole several items from the Pick N Save on Howard Street .Detectives say he also threatened two employees with a knife before fleeing the store.
No one was injured in the incident....
April 9, 2012 - 4:13pm
3 years 2 weeks ago
A Zanesville man was sentenced Monday in connection with a purse snatching incident at a local grocery store that left two women hurt.
25-year-old Frank Mihelich Jr. appeared in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court where he was sentenced by Judge Mark Fleegle to three years in prison on a robbery charge.
Police say on January 11th, mihelich stole a 64-year-old woman's purse. She recieved minor injuries as did a 37-year-old woman who tried to help the...
March 27, 2012 - 12:45pm
3 years 4 weeks ago
The Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for information leading to an arrest in a robbery in Newark.
Newark Police say on Sunday around 7:20 p.m., a white male walked into the Circle "k" convenient store on West Church Street and robbed the clerk of an undisclosed amount of money.
The suspect is described as around 5'5" to 5'9" in height with a stocky build and possibly in his twenties.
March 7, 2012 - 2:23pm
3 years 6 weeks ago
A Zanesville man charged with a robbery at the Pick 'N Save on Howard Street was arraigned in court Wednesday.
48-year-old Jeffrey Johnson appeared in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court where he pleaded not guilty to two felony counts of aggravated robbery.
Zanesville Police Detective Sgt. Ric Roush says on February 24th Johnson stole several items from the store.
He says before fleeing the store, Johnson pulled out a knife and...