Stories tagged with: Shooting

August 23, 2013 - 7:50am
1 year 36 weeks ago

Zanesville Police investigate an early morning shooting in the city.

Captain Doug Merry says around 4 a.m. Friday,  they received a call that a man had been shot in the Abington Avenue area.
 

He says the victim's car broke down on Sharon Avenue and he walked to his brothers house.

Merry says the man then left and was walking near Abington Avenue when he heard a noise.

Captain Merry says the man realized he had been shot and was then taken to the...

July 31, 2013 - 2:25pm
1 year 39 weeks ago

A Zanesville man charged in connection with a drive by shooting that injured a man was arraigned in court Wednesday.
 

According to the Prosecutor's Office, 23-year-old Mark Smart appeared in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court where he pleaded not guilty to seven counts of felonious assault and one count of discharging a firearm at or into a habitation. Both charges carry a firearm specification.
 

Zanesville Police say on July 15th, Smart shot into a crowd...

July 18, 2013 - 4:41pm
1 year 41 weeks ago

A Zanesville man has been charged in connection with a drive by shooting that happened earlier this week.

23 year old, Mark Smart of Keen Street is accused of shooting into a crowd of five people at a home on Jackson Street, Monday night. Police say a male was struck in the chest by one of the bullets.

"This morning charges were officially charged on Mark Smart, he was charged with five counts of felonious assault with gun specification, " Said Zanesville Police...

July 18, 2013 - 9:46am
1 year 41 weeks ago

A Zanesville man has been charged in connection with shooting this week. Zanesville Police Captain Tony Coury says 23-year-old Mark Smart of 1024 Keen Street is facing five counts of felonious assault with fire arm specifications in a Monday night shooting at 819 Jackson Street. Police say that evening several people were outside the residence when a vehicle drove up and an occupant fired several gunshots at the group. A 23-year-old male was struck in the chest by one of the bullets. Coury...

July 16, 2013 - 6:33pm
1 year 41 weeks ago

Zanesville Police say a 23-year-old man suffered injuries from a shooting last night.

Captain Tony Coury says, that the incident took place during the evening hours Monday at 819 Jackson Street. Several people were outside the residence when a vehicle drove up and an occupant fired several gunshots at the group.

"Right now, the investigation looks like it may have stemmed from an earlier incident in the day,” said Captain Tony Coury. “But the detectives right now...

July 16, 2013 - 10:21am
1 year 41 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police said a 23-year-old man suffers injuries from a shooting.

Detective Sergeant Harry Taylor said that the incident took place during the evening hours Monday at 819 Jackson Street.

Several people were outside the residence when a vehicle drove up and an occupant fired several gunshots at the group.

The 23-year-old was struck in the chest by one of the bullets. He drove himself to the hospital where he was treated for his injury. He's currently in serious...

June 10, 2013 - 11:03am
1 year 47 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department is investigating a weekend shooting incident. Detective Sergeant Harry Taylor says it happened in the early morning hours of Saturday. Taylor says a 35-year-old male and a friend were asked by two males for a ride from a Linden Avenue Bar. The detective says when they arrived at their destination; the two males and the 35-year-old victim had a confrontation regarding money. The victim fled and was chased. In the 600 block of Cliffwood Avenue a struggle...

May 21, 2013 - 3:35pm
1 year 49 weeks ago

Police officers responded to a call around 10:45 p.m. Monday night about a Maysville High School bus that was coming back from a graduation trip and was shot at near the 200 block of Brighton Boulevard.

"Right now we believe it's going to be maybe a pellet gun or BB gun, or a very small caliber weapon," said Captain Tony Coury.

Capt. Coury says he is not sure how many shots were fired but confirmed that one bullet struck a window, which sent a female student to...

February 18, 2013 - 6:19pm
2 years 10 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department has more details in reference to a weekend shooting.

The shooting took place on Saturday around one a.m. on Pershing road. According to Captain Coury the ZPD was alerted by the Speedway on Maysville Avenue of an apparent gun shot victim.

Captain Tony Coury said, "our office went down and talked to the subject, he told us that while he was walking around the fairground area on Pershing road, he was confronted by a few individuals, who in turn...

February 18, 2013 - 10:08am
2 years 10 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department Monday released more details from a weekend shooting incident.  Captain Tony Coury says the preliminary investigation showed that an individual was found at the Speedway at 111 Maysville Avenue early Saturday morning.  Coury says the victim initially reported to South Zanesville Police that he thought he may have been shot.  He then told Zanesville Police that while walking near the fairgrounds on Pershing Road he was assaulted and shot....

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