Shooting Victim Critical

Local News

A 20-year-old Zanesville man is still in critical condition after being shot Friday night.

According to police reports, around 10:30 p.m. Friday officers responded to a call at 1138 Ridge Avenue and found Stacy Tuttle lying in the front yard.

“He suffered one gun shot wound to the chest area. He has since been transferred to the OSU Medical Center in Columbus where as of this morning he was still listed in critical condition,” says Det. Sgt. Ric Roush.

Roush says, the victim was friends with the people who lived at the home and detectives are currently trying to piece together the events that happened leading up to the shooting.

“We are still interviewing some possible witnesses, some family members and some friends of the victim to see what happened and to see what happened earlier in the evening with the victim,” he says.

If you have any information on the shooting you’re asked to contact the Zanesville Police Department at 455-0700