Downtown Z-ville Motel Robbed

Local News

Zanesville Police say a downtown Motel was robbed early this morning.

It happened at the Econo Lodge at 135 7th Street around 4:40 this morning.

Detective Sergeant Ric Roush says a white male entered by lobby of the Motel and approached the night clerk.

Roush says the suspect acted like he had a firearm and demanded cash from the clerk.

He then fled to the rear of the Motel.

Roush says the suspect is described as a thin white male, wearing dark-colored jeans and a red hoodie with white lettering.

No one was injured during the incident.

If anyone has information on this robbery they are asked to call Zanesville Police at 455-0700 or the TIPS Hotline at 455-0712.