Stories tagged with: Robbery

January 14, 2011 - 11:40pm
5 years 28 weeks ago

Authorities are currently searching for suspects in an armed robbery.

According to the Zanesville Police Department, the incident occurred at 17 Ceramic Avenue around 10 p.m. on Friday .

During the time of the break-in, three adults and one child were in the home. One male was shot in the leg and his condition is unknown at this time. He was taken to Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital by Community Ambulance.

The suspects involved are believed to have weapons and fled the scene...

December 7, 2010 - 1:41pm
5 years 33 weeks ago

Newark Police need your help in locating a robbery suspect and it could mean up to a $1,000 reward.

Police report that on December 1st around 1:30 a.m. a suspect walked into the Duke and Duchess on North 21st Street in Newark.

They say the man used force against the store clerk and grabbed money from the register then fled the scene.

The suspect is described as a black male with facial hair, between 30 and 35-years-old, 5'8" to 5'10" tall and weighing between 150...

December 6, 2010 - 7:43pm
5 years 33 weeks ago

A Blue Rock man receives a three-year-prison sentence in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court for robbery.

Cody West was sentenced Monday by Judge Mark Fleegle for the August 18 robbery of the Starfire Gas Station on Pershing Road in Zanesville.

Authorities say West assaulted a clerk by hitting him in the face and then fled on foot.

West pled guilty to one county of robbery in October.

December 2, 2010 - 6:29pm
5 years 34 weeks ago

Police need your help finding a man who robbed a Zanesville gas station.

Detective Sergeant Ric Roush of the Zanesville Police Department says that around 3:35 this morning, a man robbed the Speedway gas station on Blue Avenue. He says the suspect verbally threatened the clerk demanding cash and left with an unknown amount. The suspect then fled and proceeded to drive on to westbound Interstate 70. Police believe the suspect was driving what appeared to be a white Oldsmobile.


December 2, 2010 - 10:14am
5 years 34 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department is investigating a early morning robbery at the Speedway gas station at 930 Blue Avenue. Detective Sergeant Ric Roush says around 3:30 a suspect entered the station, threatened the cashier and demanded the store’s cash and fled. The suspect was last seen getting into what appeared to be an older white Oldsmobile. It was last seen entering the I-70 westbound on-ramp. Roush describes the suspect as a whilte male, 25 to 35 years of age, short hair around...

November 23, 2010 - 12:31pm
5 years 35 weeks ago

Zanesville Police are investigating an armed robbery at the Rally's on Maple Avenue.

Detective Sgt. Ric Roush says a male employee was exiting a side door Tuesday  morning when he was approached by an individual armed with a handgun.

Roush says the suspect demanded the store's money and then fled on foot.

No one was injured during the incident.

The suspect was described only as a white male wearing dark clothing...

November 8, 2010 - 12:23am
5 years 38 weeks ago

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information on the robbery of a Heath restaurant.

It happened on October 9th around 8:15 p.m. The Heath Police Department says a male suspect attempted to rob the Subway on Hebron Road but left without any cash after he saw another customer pull into the parking lot. Officers indicate witnesses saw the man flee on foot with another suspect, who was in the parking lot behind the restaurant.

The suspect...

October 18, 2010 - 6:47pm
5 years 40 weeks ago

Monday in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court 24-year-old Hunter McNerney of Zanesville was sentenced for the armed robbery of the Exxon gas station on the West Pike.

McNerney had pled guilty to aggravated robbery with a gun specification and theft in connection with the September 14th robbery. Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz says McNerney robbed the business wearing a mask and carrying an assault style weapon.

Judge Kelly Cottrill sentenced him to six years in prison for the...

September 27, 2010 - 4:38pm
5 years 43 weeks ago

The Licking County Sheriff's Office is investigating the afternoon robbery of the Brownsville Country Store on National Road in Brownsville.

According to the Sheriff's Office, around 1:30 Monday a short, white male walked through the front door of the Country Store with his face covered. He walked behind the counter, pushed a female clerk out of the way, and then fled with cash. A witness says he may have left in a light tan full-sized van.

The clerk was not injured. No other...

September 15, 2010 - 5:50pm
5 years 45 weeks ago

A Zanesville man is charged in connection with the robbery of a gas station on the West Pike.

24-year-old Hunter McNerney faces one count of aggravated robbery with a firearm specification and one count of theft.

Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz says the suspect allegedly went into the Exxon Gas Station with a mask and an assault-style riffle around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday.

"We've always had drive-offs of gas. It's a little more brazen to walk in a store with a gun....

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