Stories tagged with: Theft

June 16, 2015 - 5:47pm
11 weeks 2 days ago

We Lov Pets of Zanesville experienced an attempted theft this past Monday.

In the security video released by the store, you can see two people exit a white mini van and attempt to put a dog box valued between one and two hundred dollars in their vehicle. Manager of We Lov Pets, Russ Denny said they will be taking preventative measures.

"What we're going to do now is just do a quick inventory every day. I mean obviously if we go home at night and there's say, 15 dog boxes out...

January 9, 2015 - 9:21pm
33 weeks 6 days ago

The Coshocton County Sheriff's Office arrested two individuals Friday in the theft of copper wire from numerous power poles.

On Wednesday, January 7, the Coshocton County Sheriff's Office began investigating the theft. It is believed that on January 7, a wide spread power outage in Coshocton County was the direct result of an attempted theft of copper wire from a power pole on Township Road 306. The sheriff's office says the power poles belong to Frontier Power and AEP. The incident...

December 1, 2014 - 6:20pm
39 weeks 3 days ago

The last of the defendants charged in the Harrison Township EMS theft case has been sentenced.

56-year-old Mary Randles appeared in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court Monday where she was sentenced on a theft charge to 3 years of Community Control and 30 days in jail with 14 days already served.

She also must perform 50 hours of public service and make restitution of $4,100.

Six other defendants in the case, Brian Hatfield, Robert Hatfield, Beverly Hatfield, Heather...

November 10, 2014 - 12:24pm
42 weeks 3 days ago

Three Muskingum County men are facing theft charges after an incident last week. Byesville Police Chief Jason May says around 1:30 Wednesday the three entered the Treasure Terminal pawn shop on Main Street in Byesville. May says while one of the men went to the counter to make a purchase, the other two suspects allegedly took two handguns and fled the store. Chief May says one of the suspects – 25-year-old Kaleb Rainer of Zanesville – was caught a short time later. He is charged...

October 6, 2013 - 10:48pm
1 year 47 weeks ago

Licking County Crime Stoppers needs your help identifying individuals in connection to a robbery.

Information leading to an arrest in break-ins and thefts from storage units in Newark will result in a reward of up to $1,000 dollars.

The Newark Division of Police reports between July 31st and August 5th, suspect(s) broke into four storage units on West Canal Street and stole various items. Some of the items stolen include jewelry and electronics One of these units was broken into...

September 4, 2013 - 5:11pm
2 years 1 hour ago

There were a reported 48 break-ins last month alone.

According to the Zanesville Police Department, the break-ins span throughout the entire city. Captain Tony Coury says of the 48, there have been 10 break-ins to garages and out buildings, and 3 have been in the area of Taylor and Bell Streets.

Everything from lawn mowers to power tools have been stolen. Coury says the cause for the increase is most likely due to high drug usage in the area and the poor economy.

There are...

December 12, 2011 - 5:21pm
3 years 38 weeks ago

Tough economic times are hurting Ohio's libraries, but budget cuts aren't the only issue they're facing.

The state's public libraries lose about 2% of their materials to thieves.  Blair Tom of the Muskingum County Library System said theft is more of a problem in larger cities like Columbus, but he has seen an increase in the number of items being stolen.

"Our experience is that it's more the media type of materials that disappear, certainly some books and printed...

December 8, 2011 - 5:01pm
3 years 38 weeks ago

Zanesville Police are asking for the public's help in connection with a theft at the Winerak.

Detective Sgt. Ric Roush says they are hoping someone recognizes the suspect in this surveillance photo.

He says on November 4th at around 4:30 p.m. a woman with blonde hair, wearing dark sunglasses and a dark blue coat walked into the Winerak on Maple Avenue.

The woman began taking large items off the store racks and placed them in a grocery cart.

Roush says she then walked...

January 31, 2011 - 6:08pm
4 years 31 weeks ago

The Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for information leading to an arrest in a theft from a Newark business.

Newark Police report overnight on December 29, 2010, someone stole a commercial air conditioning unit from Subway restaurant located at 335 Mt. Vernon Rd.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at (740)349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058.

December 22, 2010 - 4:57pm
4 years 36 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect in a grand theft investigation.

According to Detective Steve Welker on Friday December 3rd at around 2 p.m. a woman stole $500 from a purse in the Wal-Mart parking lot on the Maysville Pike.

Welker says the suspect was in a dark colored SUV, possibly a Nissan 4-Runner.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Sheriff's Office at (740)452-3637 ext. 103

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