A body was found in an alley behind the Old Munson Elementary School on Crown Avenue in South Zanesville.
The body was discovered and called in at approximately 8:50 Wednesday evening. Zanesville Police Department responded shortly after along with the Zanesville Fire Department and Community Ambulance. According to Lieutenant Chris Rice, the incident is being looked into as a homicide.
"Right now, all signs, without making any wild speculations, all signs are leading to a...
The Zanesville Police Department is investigating a shooting at 524 Ball Street.
The shooting took place around 2:30 Sunday morning. Zanesville Police Chief Kenneth Miller said 28-year-old William Hampton sustained a single gun shot wound to his ankle and foot area. Police received reports from people in the area at the time of the shooting.
"There were people in the neighborhood that gave us a little bit of information on a possible vehicle and also confirmed what we did...
The Zanesville Police Department received reports of multiple shots fired around 7:30 Thursday evening on Mead Street.
So far, no suspect or victim has been named in the incident. Sergeant Jon McCoy of the Zanesville Police Department told us what they know so far.
"Dispatch advised us that they had received calls in reference to shots fired around the area of 319 Mead Street. Second call came in advised that the individual had been hit and that we had one individual down at...
An accident Tuesday night resulted in the driver of a scooter being sent to the hospital.
According to Zanesville Police, the accident occurred shortly after 9:30 p.m. Tuesday night at the intersection of Linden Avenue and Adair Avenue. Police said the driver of a white Chevy pickup truck made an illegal left hand turn and struck the scooter. The truck then fled the scene. The sheriff's office was able to track down the vehicle a short while after on Dale Road.
A motorcyclist was transported to the hospital Tuesday afternoon after being struck from behind by a utility truck.
Lt. Bill Shaw with the Zanesville Police Department said the motorcycle rider was heading northbound on Brighton Boulevard around 2:00 p.m. when he stopped at a red traffic light at the intersection of Ridge Avenue. Shaw said the truck traveling behind him struck the bike, knocking off the rider. The truck then ran over the rider before coming to a stop. The truck's...
A man was rescued from the Muskingum River Wednesday afternoon.
The call came at around 5:15PM when someone spotted the man floating in the river. Zanesville Fire Department Lieutenant, Doug Hobson says they pulled him from the water just in time.
"There was a gentleman in the river. Approximately right below the Y Bridge floating in the middle of the river. So of course we responded with Engine 2, Engine 1 and our Rescue Boat. Our Engine 2 spotted him from the 6th Street...
Here's a follow up on the armed robbery that took place at a Maple Avenue Huntington Bank ATM this weekend.
Two subjects approached a vehicle at gunpoint Saturday and demanded money from those inside it on Saturday. According to the Chief of the Zanesville Police Department, Kenneth Miller, the charges of the suspects involved were released Monday.
"Zachary A. Rogers, he's 22 years old from Columbus, he's been charged with two counts of aggravated robbery, two counts...
With some area schools starting back up Monday and many more starting later this week, it's important to take caution while driving.
With school buses out more frequently and many students in the cross walk areas, drivers need to be aware of the laws and keep an extra eye out. Sgt. Andy Armstrong with the Zanesville Police Department said they'll be monitoring the 20 miles per hour school zones to make sure drivers are obeying the slower speed limit.