Stories tagged with: Shots fired

February 27, 2016 - 7:51pm
3 weeks 5 days ago

Zanesville Police responded to shots fired outside of the Smiling Goat Saloon on Linden Avenue early Saturday morning.

Authorities said it happened around 12:30 a.m. Police are not releasing any more details at this time, but we talked to Darren Tigner, owner of the Smiling Goat Saloon, who said he is glad that nobody was hurt.

"Late Friday night we had a gentleman try to come into the establishment. Luckily, our bouncers got him right at the door asked him for some ID, and...

December 17, 2015 - 11:44pm
35 weeks 5 days ago

One man was sent to the hospital following a shooting Thursday night in the 1500 block of Ridge Avenue.

It happened in an alley off of Ridge around 9:30 p.m.   According to Sgt. Jon McCoy of the Zanesville Police Department, one male victim suffered multiple gunshot wounds in the torso. He was alive when first responders arrived and was transported to Genesis Hospital by Community Ambulance. The extent of his injuries is not known at this time.

McCoy could not release any...

November 18, 2015 - 5:04pm
39 weeks 1 day ago

Charges have been filed against six people who police said were involved in a fight that led to shots being fired on Seborn Avenue in Zanesville Tuesday afternoon.

Two area schools and a daycare center were temporarily placed on lockdown Tuesday, as Zanesville Police Chief Kenneth Miller said officers responded to 727 Seborn Avenue around noon for reports of shots being fired. He said five of the six suspects were arrested near the scene and an air soft gun and other firearms were...

November 17, 2015 - 6:25pm
40 weeks 1 day ago

The Zanesville Police Department released a statement saying five people are now in custody following a fight that led to those shots being fired Tuesday afternoon. Zanesville Police Chief Kenneth Miller said officers were dispatched to 727 Seborn Avenue around noon. Upon arrival, the suspects fled the scene on foot to the area of Woodlawn Cemetery, where they were later apprehended and an air soft gun was recovered. Miller said officers then located additional suspects in the area and...

October 27, 2015 - 10:22pm
43 weeks 19 hours ago

The Zanesville Police Department is investigating a reported shooting Tuesday night on Luck Avenue.

Around 8:15 p.m. authorities received multiple 911 calls in reference to shots fired in the 800 block of Luck Avenue.

Scanner traffic indicated that shots were fired out of a black vehicle as it drove by the area.

Fortunately, no one was hit by the shots and no injuries are reported.

We will continue to monitor the story and will bring you more as it becomes available...

October 20, 2015 - 11:57pm
44 weeks 7 hours ago

 Sgt. Jon McCoy with the Zanesville Police Department said that shots were fired in the area of the Dairy Mart on Pine St. Tuesday evening. The call came in just before 9 p.m.

A witness reports the shooter was pointing his weapon toward a group of females gathered in the parking lot. Zanesville Police are not releasing any other details. The incident remains under investigation.

April 27, 2015 - 4:16am
1 year 17 weeks ago

Top stories for Monday, April 27, 2015.

Shots Fired Near South Street
ZANESVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - The Zanesville Police Department is investigating after multiple shots were fired near 621 South Street in Zanesville Sunday evening. Lieutenant Chris Rice confirmed that multiple shots were fired and one person was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital. 
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April 15, 2012 - 8:53pm
4 years 18 weeks ago

Zanesville Police were called to the 700 block of Echo Avenue late Sunday afternoon after witnesses say a man fired multiple shots into the air in the direction of a woman and her children.

Witnesses say the alleged gunman then retreated into his house, and fled into a garage behind the house.

Neighbors watched on as police searched both the house and garage-- but police were unable to locate the suspect in either location.

Two officers then left the scene to...

August 16, 2011 - 3:03pm
5 years 1 week ago

Zanesville Police investigate a report of shots fired Tuesday afternoon.

Around 12:30pm police were called to the corner of Ridge and Schaum Avenues after a report came in of shots fired. One witness at the scene describes what he saw as he entered R&K Drive-Thru

"A bunch of kids there was about six of them between the age of maybe 17 to 21 were chasing down some boy. I went in the drive thru and you heard at least seven rounds from a magazine and they were screaming and...

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