Stories tagged with: Zanesville Police Department

January 7, 2015 - 9:15pm
29 weeks 1 day ago

Zanesville Police are investigating a stabbing incident Wednesday.

It happened at the Cashland on Maple Avenue just after 2PM. LT Bill Shaw says the victim, who is from Perry County, told police he recently reported that he had some tools stolen. Today he encountered two men in Cashland trying to pawn his stolen tools and a confrontation occurred. Shaw says one of the men pulled a knife and cut the victim on the hand. He was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital for treatment of the minor...

January 2, 2015 - 4:03pm
30 weeks 1 hour ago

A man was taken into custody early on New Year's Day at Putnam Tavern.

Captain Doug Merry with the Zanesville Police Department says officers responded to the tavern around 1:30 a.m. after reports of a fight.  The altercation apparently started inside and moved outside.  According to Captain Merry, an officer chased 23-year-old Anthony Dale McBride of Zanesville back into the bar.  He was then taken into custody.

Captain Merry said McBride had a firearm on him and...

December 22, 2014 - 11:27pm
31 weeks 3 days ago

We begin tonight with a heartwarming story of the Zanesville Police and Fire Departments helping surprise the wife of a war veteran.

This evening, Matt Lincicome, an Afghanistan War Veteran, surprised his wife on their anniversary with a little help from their family and the Zanesville police and fire department. Lincicome had been overseas, and his wife didn't know he had returned home. We spoke with Matt's aunt, Sue Darby, who says they have never been together on their anniversary...

December 17, 2014 - 10:28pm
32 weeks 1 day ago

 A house fire occurred at 116 Luck Avenue in Zanesville Wednesday evening.

The call came in at approximately 6:40PM. We spoke to Assistant Fire Chief for the Zanesville Fire Department, Robert Long, who gave us an overview of what happened.

"We arrived, there was light smoke showing. The occupants were outside, told us where the fire was. We found fire on the first floor in the bedroom area. Those occupants had moved out or had left earlier today and weren't expected...

December 13, 2014 - 7:35pm
32 weeks 5 days ago

Zanesville Police are investigating a crash that occured early Saturday morning at the intersection of Dresden and Military Roads. Officers were pursuing a stolen Chevy Silverado 1500 when the car drove through an intersection stricking a Chevy Malibu. The Malibu rolled and landed upright. The man driving the Silverado underwent surgery at Good Samaritan and is now in the intensive care unit there. According to Sergeant McCoy of the Z.P.D, the man is being pursued on felony charges. The...

December 4, 2014 - 5:01pm
34 weeks 1 day ago

 A girl was struck by a vehicle Thursday afternoon near Zanesville Middle School.

It happened around 3:00 p.m. near the intersection of Blue and Forest Avenue. According to the Zanesville Police Department, the girl was attempting to cross Blue Avenue when she was hit by a red sedan heading northbound on Blue.

The vehicle appeared to have hit her legs, and ZPD said she was transported by Community Ambulance to the hospital with minor, non-life threatening injuries. The girl...

December 3, 2014 - 6:35pm
34 weeks 1 day ago

One local artist has created a painting featuring some familiar furry faces.

It was painted by Bob Grayson, a local man who works out of Gallery G in Downtown Zanesville. The painting features 3 of the K-9 dogs of the ZPD, one of those being Conner, who we had the chance to visit today. We spoke to Lieutenant Bill Shaw of the Police Department who told us how the painting came to be.

"Seven years ago in 2007, Bob Grayson did a painting of our K-9 Paco and now that we have 3...

December 2, 2014 - 10:46pm
34 weeks 2 days ago

A two car injury accident occurred in Zanesville Tuesday evening.

The call came in around 8:30PM tonight for a collision occurring on the on ramp to Interstate 70 eastbound from Maple Avenue. We spoke to Zanesville Police Department Patrolman Derek Shilling who described to us what happened.

"We had a gentleman coming southbound on Maple Avenue attempting to get on to the I-70 on ramp. So what he did is he didn't get over in time another vehicle had stopped to let him over,...

November 12, 2014 - 8:01pm
37 weeks 1 day ago

The Zanesville Police Department responded to a single car accident on Indiana Street at 5:58 Wednesday evening. 

According to the ZPD the driver turned out of an alley and lost control of her vehicle causing it to roll, strike a red Trail Blazer and it landed on its roof. Officers say the driver is in her late teens and suffered minor injuries in the accident. She was transported to good Samaritan Hospital by Genesis Community Ambulance. Zanesville Police sited her with failure...

November 11, 2014 - 5:27am
37 weeks 3 days ago

Zanesville Police investigate a possible shooting that took place early Tuesday morning. 

Lt. Chris Phipps said the incident took place at the Little Tijuana Bar on the corner of Ridge and Mead Streets. It was reported to authorities just before 2a.m.

Lt. Phipps said at this time they've been unable to locate a victim and the case is still under investigation. 

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