Stories tagged with: Robbery

July 14, 2010 - 4:21pm
5 years 19 weeks ago

Two robberies occurred early this morning in Zanesville, one at the Econo Lodge bar on North Seventh Street, and the other at the Duke and Duchess on Blue Avenue.

The Town House Pub, attached to the Econo Lodge was robbed around 2:30 in the morning.

According to Mike Baker, Captain of the Zanesville Police Department, "an employee was closing and had money out on the counter, the place was all locked up, all the customers had left, when a masked man appeared, she gave him...

July 14, 2010 - 4:53am
5 years 19 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department is investigating a robbery that happened over night.

Police tell WHIZ News the Econo Lodge on North Seventh Street was robbed around 2:30 Wednesday morning.

One of the employees reported they were closing out the bar and didn't think anyone was there when a man came out of no where, wearing a mask, and took the money they were counting on the bar and ran.

Police are still investigating.

June 23, 2010 - 4:23am
5 years 22 weeks ago

Zanesville Police investigate the early morning robbery of the Duke BP Gas Station at Maple Avenue and Brandywine Boulevard.

Authorities said that around 3 Wednesday morning a white male, wearing a black shirt and jeans came into the station, indicated he had a weapon and robbed the store.

He then fled in a light colored vehicle. Police say no one was hurt and officers are still investigating.

Anyone with information should call the Zanesville Police Department at (740) 455...

June 17, 2010 - 9:47am
5 years 23 weeks ago

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for information on an armed robbery at a Newark restaurant.

Newark Police report that on May 23 around 9:50 a.m. a male suspect robbed the Subway on North 21st Street.

Police say the suspect brandished a large revolver type handgun and demanded money from the two female clerks.

The suspect fled on foot with an undetermined amount of cash.

The suspect is described as a white male, between 20-25 years...

May 25, 2010 - 6:21pm
5 years 26 weeks ago

The Heath Police Department is investigating an afternoon robbery at a PNC Bank Branch on Hebron Road.

Police Chief Tony Shepherd says his department received an alert of an activated hold-up alarm around 12:15 p.m.

When one of his patrolmen was en route to the scene, he says a customer who witnessed the crime called in to give a description of the get-a-way car.

"We're looking for a late model Subaru station wagon, silver in color. Now, the person that entered...

May 21, 2010 - 3:15pm
5 years 27 weeks ago

A suspect is under arrest for a Friday afternoon robbery in Zanesville.

According to Zanesville Police Det. Sgt. Ric Roush, around 12:45 p.m. officers were called to a robbery at the Valero gas station on West Main Street. A Valero employee reported he had been robbed by a black male brandishing a weapon.

The suspect fled on foot and Roush says 10 minutes after the robbery officers arrested 38-year-old Kevin Chandler.

Chandler has been charged with one count of second-...

May 3, 2010 - 10:03am
5 years 29 weeks ago

Two Zanesville men are in jail on charges they robbed a western Pennsylvania grocery story, after subduing one clerk with a choke hold and tying up that clerk and another one.

 25-year-old Michael Burkhart and 23-year-old Christopher Stone remain in the Westmoreland County Jail.

State Police say they robbed Beatty Market on Route 30 in Unity Township about 1:20 Sunday afternoon.

Police say they forced one store clerk into the bathroom using a choke hold and grabbed a...

April 14, 2010 - 1:02pm
5 years 32 weeks ago

A second suspect is arrested in connection with an armed robbery at a gas station in Hebron.

Sgt. Chris Slayman with the Licking County Sheriff's Office says 41-year-old Leroy Page Junior of Reynoldsburg has been charged with robbery, a second degree felony.

Slayman says Page admitted to staging the robbery of his ex-girlfriend 39-year-old Jacinda Collins of Newark at the Certified Marathon Gas Station on Lancaster Road on Monday.


February 28, 2010 - 8:34pm
5 years 39 weeks ago

Licking County Crime Stoppers is asking the public for help in solving a robbery in Heath, and it is offering a reward of up to one thousand dollars.

The Heath Police Department says the robbery took place between December 23rd and December 24th at the Davis Shai House on Central Parkway. A press release indicates that tools and law care equipment was taken that totaled thousands of dollars.

If you have any information, you are asked to call 740-349-6888.

February 27, 2010 - 9:17pm
5 years 39 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department says it doesn't have any suspects at this time involved in a robbery that took place last night.

Sergeant Chris Phipps says officers responded to the incident at 344 Linn Street. Scanner traffic indicated two black men broke through the home's front door. Phipps says he can't release a description of the men yet, other than they were wearing black and blue bandanas.

He says there were several individuals home at the time of the robbery, but no one...

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