Stories tagged with: standoff

April 29, 2016 - 3:34pm
17 weeks 7 hours ago

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a crash that occurred as the result of a motor vehicle pursuit, ending on U.S. 22 in Guernsey County early Friday morning.

The Cambridge Post of the Highway Patrol said troopers initiated the pursuit on I-77 near mile marker 83 in Tuscarawas County just after 5 a.m. From there, the pursuit headed south into Guernsey County. Troopers successfully deployed spike strips near mile marker 49, resulting in damage to the front tire of the...

December 8, 2011 - 10:09pm
4 years 37 weeks ago

A second child shot in a Texas welfare office standoff has died.

The NBC affiliate in Laredo, Texas reports that 10-year-old Timothy Grimmer passed away Thursday in a San Antonio hospital.

Timothy's 12-year-old sister Ramie died Wednesday. Authorities say the two children were shot by their mother, 38-year-old Rachelle Grimmer, who is formerly of Crooksville. Both children were shot in their head at point-blank range following a standoff Monday. Rachelle Grimmer then killed...

June 23, 2011 - 9:57pm
5 years 9 weeks ago

A domestic dispute in Trinway turned into a standoff with the Muskingum County Sheriff's Department.

"I saw all the cops run towards the house, get right beside it." said a neighbor, who wished to remain anonymous. "When I was over there they told us to get down, because the sniper was taking aim "

Neighbors and Sheriff cruisers lined the streets of Second Avenue in Trinway just after 2 p.m. Thursday afternoon. Dispatchers received multiple 911 calls that 32-...

June 29, 2010 - 4:00pm
6 years 8 weeks ago

A hearing has been set in a domestic abuse incident that police say happened Monday afternoon in Zanesville.

The Zanesville Police Department says it received a call that the suspect, 33-year-old Paul Mullet, tried to throw his live-in girlfriend off of the roof of a home while she was trying to escape. He then fled. Police say he later returned to the scene around 9p.m. locking himself in the attic threatening to do himself harm.

"Officers responded to 328 Abington...

March 4, 2010 - 2:07pm
6 years 25 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department had some tense moments Thursday afternoon.

They were called to 936 Indiana Street after a man inside the home, armed with a gun, threatened to hurt himself.

Captain Mike Baker says officers were able to talk 37-year-old David Olsen-Fabian into giving himself up. Baker says the man left his weapon in the home and walked outside where he was arrested by officers.

Baker says Olsen-Fabian will be charged in inducing panic. No injuries were...

October 19, 2009 - 5:43am
6 years 44 weeks ago

A Zanesville man is in custody Monday morning after a two hour standoff with police Sunday.

Zanesville Police says it happened at 311 Florence Avenue. Sergeant Andy Armstrong says officers went to the home to serve some domestic violence warrants to 20-year-old Ronnie Tabler II out of Franklin County.

Armstrong says there were rumors of guns at the location so the Special Response Team was called to assist the officers. After two hours Tabler was arrested without incident and...

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