Stories tagged with: Speedway

January 24, 2013 - 10:48am
2 years 26 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department is investigating an early morning robbery.

It happened at the Speedway on Blue Avenue.

Detective Sgt. Harry Taylor says a suspect entered the business and demanded money from the cashier.

He says no weapon was shown.

Detective Taylor says the suspect fled the store in a mid- size red two door sedan.

The suspect is described as a white male with a mustache, between 25 and 35-years-old, medium height and thin build.

The case...

November 29, 2011 - 4:40pm
3 years 34 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office needs help after a weekend robbery. Detective Mike Ryan says it happened Saturday at the Speedway gas station at 3170 Maple Avenue. Ryan says the robber is described as a white male; around 5 feet 8 inches tall with a thin build. He was wearing a tan or yellowish pull-over hoodie that had dark writing on the front and the sleeves cut off. Under the hoodie was a dark long sleeve shirt with two white stripes. The robber was also wearing light...

April 7, 2011 - 7:25pm
4 years 16 weeks ago

Authorities are investigating a third robbery at a Zanesville gas station this week.

According to Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz, the Speedway Gas Station at 3170 Maple Avenue was robbed around 11 p.m.  Wednesday night.

The suspect is described as a white male, 6-feet-tall, with a hooded sweatshirt and ball cap. He showed no weapon and made off with an undisclosed amount of cash.

This robbery is similar to two robberies the Zanesville Police Department is...

January 17, 2011 - 6:44pm
4 years 27 weeks ago

One Zanesville man is on the run after being charged in connection with a robbery.

Detective Sgt. Roush says the Muskingum County Grand Jury recently indicted 35-year-old Teddie Hunter for a robbery that happened at a Speedway Station at 930 Blue Avenue in Zanesville back on December 2nd.

"It is alleged that Teddie Hunter went into the Speedway station, made some motions and gestures and said some things referring to having a handgun at which time he demanded cash from the...

December 2, 2010 - 6:29pm
4 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.


October 5, 2009 - 3:22am
5 years 42 weeks ago

Zanesville Police are still looking for a suspect in the Sunday robbery of the Speedway on Blue Avenue.

Police say around AM, a young black man in a blacked hooded sweatshirt and jeans showed a gun to the clerk and stole an undetermined amount of cash from the gas station.

The suspect fled on foot. If you have any information on the robbery call the Zanesville Police Department (740) 455-0700.

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