Stories tagged with: Zanesville Police

May 13, 2016 - 3:12pm
1 week 1 day ago

ZANESVILLE, Ohio - Thursday at approximately 8:32 p.m. Zanesville Police were called to the MotoMart on 2341 Maple Avenue for an armed robbery and it didn’t take authorities long to apprehend the suspect.

Authorities say 24-year-old Derrick W. Davis of Lancaster, Ohio was found only minutes after the police received the call. Chief of Police Kenneth Miller described the situation after ZPD answered the call.

“Description was given out of a dark blue...

January 8, 2016 - 6:03pm
17 weeks 5 days ago

A Zanesville man wanted in connection to a New Year's eve shooting in Zanesville has been arrested.

Zanesville Police Chief Kenneth Miller says Darrin Wade was arrested in Canton on Thursday.

Miller says Wade was brought back to Zanesville Friday and is currently in the city jail.

Wade is charged with aggravated robbery and felonious assault, both with firearm specifications and having a weapon while under a disability.

Police say on December 31st a man was shot at an...

December 18, 2015 - 7:09pm
22 weeks 4 days ago

Zanesville Police Chief Kenneth Miller released the identity of the man critically injured in a shooting on Thursday night.

The Chief says around 9:30pm the department received a call of shots fired in the 1500 block of ridge avenue.

"Approximately 9:28 pm Thursday evening we received a call of two shots fired in the 1500 block ridge avenue. We were also advised that there was a male subject lying in the alley, behind there, not moving. Once we arrived we found...

September 18, 2015 - 4:10pm
35 weeks 4 days ago

Zanesville Police Chief Kenneth Miller says an arrest has been made in connection with the death of a 10-month-old girl.

On April 24th of this year, the young girl was the victim of a drowning incident. The infant then died on June 6th.

Tiffany Ann Davis, 25, of Hamline Avenue in Zanesville was indicted by Grand Jury on Wednesday September 16th. She was arrested Friday at the Zanesville Police Department and transported to the Muskingum County Jail where she is currently being...

November 14, 2014 - 11:28am
1 year 27 weeks ago

Expect traffic tie ups in Zanesville starting Friday as football fans from all over the area and state make their way to the Y-city.

Zanesville Police expect as many as eight to ten thousand football fans will travel to Sulsberger Stadium over the next two days. The facility's hosting two playoff games, one Friday night and one Saturday night.

Friday's match-up features two unbeaten teams the Tri-Valley Scotties and the Athens Bulldogs. Saturday Bishop Hartley and St. Clairsville...

October 17, 2014 - 5:43pm
1 year 31 weeks ago

Charges have now been filed regarding the incident that took place in the parking lot at Genesis Bethesda Hospital Thursday afternoon.

According to Zanesville Police, 31-year-old John Ratchford of Avon Lake had stopped at the hospital to visit a patient when he was assaulted by 49-year-old Danny Devoll and 25-year-old Dannie Devoll, both of Zanesville.

When assaulted by the two Devolls, Ratchford pulled a gun . The gun was knocked away, and Ratchford then ran into the hospital...

September 16, 2014 - 4:34pm
1 year 35 weeks ago

A Zanesville man who was listed on the U.S. Marshal's most wanted list has been caught.

Police Chief Kenneth Miller says his Special Response Team was called to an apartment at 1501 Venus Place around 10:45 p.m. Monday.

After several hours of negotiations, 32-year-old Nikko Sealey surrendered without incident at 5 a.m Tuesday.

Sealey was wanted by the U.S. Marshal  for a parole violation.

He is currently being held in the Zanesville...

September 12, 2014 - 10:53am
1 year 36 weeks ago

 Zanesville Police investigate an attempted robbery of the Speedway Gas station on Blue Avenue. 

Captain Doug Merry said that the incident took place around 1:20 a.m. when a male subject walked into the gas station with a knife and a black t-shirt wrapped around his face. 

The man demanded the clerk open the register. Captain Merry said when the clerk made no attempt to do so, the man left the building moving toward McIntire Avenue. 

Police said the only...

August 22, 2014 - 4:36pm
1 year 39 weeks ago

The Joint Drug Unit of the Zanesville Police Department and the Muskingum County Sheriff's Office conducted a drug raid at a home on the east side of town.

It happened around 11:40 Thursday morning at 1329 Pallas Avenue. Police Chief Kenneth Miller said brothers John and Derek Jamison were charged with multiple counts of drug possesion and drug trafficking. They also were charged with multiple counts of having a weapon while under disability.

"Once we were there we...

August 13, 2014 - 4:35am
1 year 40 weeks ago

Zanesville Police investigate a shooting in the 700 block of Dryden Road.

Lt. Chris Phipps said they were called to the area around 11:20p.m. Tuesday and found two homes that had bullet holes in them.

Residents told officers that the shooting of the homes had actually taken place around 9:00p.m. No injuries were reported.

Lt. Phipps said at this point officers have little to go on in their investigation and anyone with information is urged to call Zanesville Police at...

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