ZANESVILLE, Ohio- The Zanesville Police Department and Big Brothers Big Sisters are in a partnership with the Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office to work together in the Cal Ripken Foundation’s “Badges For Baseball”.
“We teach the kids teamwork, honesty, and to encourage them to reach they’re full potential,” said Patrolman Chris Andrews, Zanesville Police Department.
Patrolman Chris Andrews said that its important that the...
ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Zanesville Police Department is saying that 12 cars were vandalized early Wednesday morning.
ZPD Chief Kenneth Miller said it occurred around 3 a.m. this morning in between the 1400 and 1000 block of Wheeling Avenue. Windows in 12 vehicles were broken by some type of blunt object. Chief Miller said the damage appears to have been done from a moving vehicle.
The Zanesville Police Department asks anyone with information to call them at...
ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Muskingum County Prosecutor's office says that a man has been indicted in connection to a pair of armed robberies that occurred in Zanesville on the same day.
According to Assistant Prosecutor Ron Welch, 24-year-old Zanesville resident Joey J. Valez was indicted Wednesday morning and is facing two counts of aggravated robbery with a firearm specification, two counts of having a weapon while under disability, and theft.
A Columbus man accused of firing a shot at the door of the Smiling Goat has been officially charged.
39-year-old Maurice R. Walker was charged with two counts each of illegal possession of a firearm in a liquor permit premises and having a weapon under a disability and one count each of felonious assault with a firearm specification, tampering with evidence and violation of a protection order.
Zanesville Police Chief Kenneth Miller said around 12:30 Saturday morning...
A total of $50,000 in methamphetamine was seized following a month long investigation into a meth operation supplying Muskingum, Licking, and Perry counties.
The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office, Zanesville Police Department, and the Central Ohio Drug Task Force seized the meth as well as $21,000, three firearms, and two vehicles. The bust marks the second in the last week where such large amounts of narcotics, money, and firearms were apprehended.
Zanesville police are cautioning motorists about an intersection they said is becoming increasingly more dangerous.
Police said they have been called to multiple accidents at the intersection of Taylor Street and Dresden Road. And several have involved alcohol.
"The ongoing problem is Taylor at Dresden coming from Linden Avenue. A lot of them are late night accidents. A lot of them are impaired drivers. They are coming up to the intersection going too fast. And failing to...
A Zanesville man charged in connection to a New Year's Eve shooting in Zanesville faced a judge on Monday for an initial hearing.
In Zanesville Municipal Court, Darrin Wade, bond was continued at $500,000. Wade faces charges that include aggravated robbery, felonious assault both with firearm specifications and having a weapon while under a disability.
A preliminary hearing is set for January 14.
Zanesville Police Chief Kenneth Miller said Wade was...