Stories tagged with: Starfire gas station

November 8, 2011 - 5:24am
3 years 34 weeks ago

A 26-year-old Zanesville man is being held on breaking and entering, two counts of theft, possession of drug paraphernalia and a probation violation.

Zanesville Police said the suspect walked into the Starfire Gas Station on Pine and Pershing, grabbed packages of cigarettes and walked out the door around midnight Monday.

Two hours later the same thing happened at the Dairy Mart on Pine Street, with the same brand of cigarettes being taken.

Security video from both...

October 25, 2011 - 12:05pm
3 years 36 weeks ago

Zanesville Police continue their search for a suspect believed to be involved in two gas station robberies.

Police said the first robbery took place at the Starfire on Pershing Road around 4:20a.m. Tuesday morning. The second almost twenty minutes later at the Speedway on Blue Avenue. During the Starfire Robbery the suspect entered the store and told employees he had a weapon, but none was shown. The clerks refused to give him money and the suspect then knocked over items before...

October 25, 2011 - 5:25am
3 years 36 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police are asking for residents help Tuesday morning.

Lt. Bill Shaw said that two gas station robberies happened within ten minutes of each other.The first at the Starfire at Pine and Pershing at 4:20a.m. In that case a man wearing a blue hoodie with his hood up and pulled tight and light colored blue jeans walked into the store, pretended to have a gun and demanded cash.

When workers wouldn't give him any he knocked over some items and left.

At 4:38a.m. a...

August 19, 2010 - 2:53pm
4 years 46 weeks ago

Zanesville Police charge a local man in connection to the Wednesday morning robbery of a local gas station.

Police said 22-year-old Cody West has been charged by the Muskingum County Prosecutors office with one count of robbery a third degree felony.

He's currently incarcerated in the Zanesville City Jail. Detective Sergeant Ric Roush said that just before 6am Wednesday morning the Starfire Gas Station at 727 Pershing Road was the victim of robbery.

At that time police said...

August 18, 2010 - 1:41pm
4 years 46 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police continue to investigate an early morning robbery in Zanesville.

Detective Sergeant Ric Roush said that just before 6a.m. Wednesday morning a male subject walked into the Starfire Gas Station at 727 Pershing Road and demanded cash from the male clerk on duty.

Roush said the robber assaulted the clerk by striking him in the face, then fled on foot.

Detective Roush said they do have a suspect in custody and he's currently being held in the Zanesville City...

April 30, 2010 - 5:12am
5 years 9 weeks ago

Zanesville Police are looking for a man they say robbed the Starfire Gas station on Pershing Road Friday morning.

Lt. Bill Shaw said that around 2:20 a young black male with a short/thin build, wearing a dark colored hooded coat entered the store claiming to have a gun.

He demanded cash from the clerk and fled on foot. If you have any information call the Zanesville Police Department at (740) 455-0700.

January 21, 2010 - 6:54am
5 years 24 weeks ago

Zanesville Police says they are continuing to investigate an overnight armed robbery. It happened at the Starfire Gas Station at 727 Pershing Road. Detective Sergeant Ric Roush says just before 11:00 a white male and a black male, armed with a handgun, demanded the store’s cash. Roush says they fled on foot with an undetermined amount of money. Both suspects wore bandanas over their faces and were wearing hoodies. No other details are being released. Roush says anyone with information...

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