Stories tagged with: Zanesville Police

July 31, 2014 - 5:20pm
1 year 43 weeks ago

Zanesville Police have charged a man in connection with a burglary .

Police Chief Kenneth Miller says officers responded to 634 Fairmont Avenue around 5:00  p.m. Wednesday after a man reportedly broke into the house and tried to stab the homeowner.

Chief Miller says 27-year-old Jeffrey New was arrested in the incident.

New is facing felony charges of burglary and aggravated robbery and a misdemeanor charge of theft.

July 4, 2014 - 3:33pm
1 year 46 weeks ago

A Zanesville man is in custody after leading officers on a chase through three counties Thursday night.

According to the Muskingum County Sheriff's Office, 35-year-old Kacey Weekley had been wanted on arrest warrants for failing to pay child support and falsification. Around 7:00 p.m. Thursday night, Muskingum County Sheriff Deputies attempted to pull over Weekley's vehicle on State Route 146 West that had just been involved in a pursuit with Zanesville Police officers that...

July 2, 2014 - 4:34pm
1 year 47 weeks ago

Zanesville Police are investigating a two vehicle accident that sent five people to the hospital Wednesday afternoon.

It happened around 3:00 p.m. at the intersection of State Route 146 and Northpointe Drive.

Sgt. Jon McCoy says a car traveling on State Route 146 rear ended a Frito Lay truck.

He says six people were involved in the accident with five being taken to the hospital by Genesis Community Ambulance.

Their injuries are...

April 28, 2014 - 7:48pm
2 years 4 weeks ago

Members of the Zanesville City Council Board met to discuss the addition of legislation banning enterprise solicitation.

During Monday's public safety meeting at city hall, council members worked together to come up with a defined set of rules regarding panhandling. Council members agree it's becoming a real problem for the city and it needs to be regulated.

"Proximity from intersection, crosswalks, not allowing people receive contributions from cars that the majority of it...

February 26, 2014 - 5:30pm
2 years 13 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department provided assistance to an outside Law Enforcement Agency in conducting a raid.

Interim Chief Kenneth Miller says around 9:15am this morning, the Zanesville Police Department Special Response team and The Agency arrived at 340 Bailey Street to execute a search warrant in relation to computer sex crimes.

"We were giving them support to make entry into the house, to secure the house and anyone that was inside of it," said Chief Miller,...

January 14, 2014 - 11:43am
2 years 19 weeks ago

Three people have entered pleas in connection to a shooting incident on the east end of town.

24-year-old Skyler Sanders plead guilty to aggravated robbery with a fire arm specification. 22-year-old Kasseanna Hill of Zanesville plead guilty to tampering with evidence. A third defendant 36-year-old William Nottingham of Zanesville plead guilty to a count of theft of drugs (heroin) and tampering with evidence.

Judge Kelly Cottrill ordered a pre-sentence investigation prior to...

October 2, 2013 - 10:56am
2 years 34 weeks ago

Zanesville Police said their investigation into a weekend shooting is progressing.

It happened at Hoppys on Putnam Avenue in the early morning hours Sunday, injuring four people.

Wednesday, Chief Eric Lambes spoke about the investigation. He said detectives continue to interview those who were there or have knowledge of the event and now have several people they're interested in, but no named suspects.

"It's not the TV persona where we solve it in an hour on television...

September 25, 2013 - 4:52pm
2 years 34 weeks ago

 A Zanesville man has been indicted in connection with a theft that resulted in a dog attack that injured a police officer. 

According to court records 44-year-old Jason Williams has been charged with aggravated robbery, felonious assault, breaking and entering, theft, possessing criminal tools and tampering with a coin machines. 

Zanesville Police Captain Tony Coury said that Williams was arrested on September 5 after he released a pit bull on Officer Scott...

March 28, 2013 - 2:18pm
3 years 8 weeks ago

Zanesville Police nab their suspect in a string of robberies.

Captain Tony Coury said following Wednesday's robbery of Shrivers Pharmacy on Brighton Boulevard, they were able to locate their suspect at 1226 1/2 Ridge Avenue.

The man is also suspected of six other robberies that took place within the last 14 days.

"In the past few months the robberies we have had have been individuals that have escalated fairly quickly," explained Captain Coury. "They've went...

March 7, 2013 - 6:46pm
3 years 11 weeks ago

A body found partially submerged in the 6th Street Canal has been identified.

Zanesville Police Captain Tony Coury said that the body is that of 61-year-old Edward Swick of Zanesville.

"Ed was not homeless. He did live on 6th Street only a couple of blocks from where he was found," said Captain Coury. "He has a limited number of family members. We have made contact with a relative and informed him of his death."

The body was taken to the Licking County...

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