Man Wanted on Assault Charge

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A Coshocton area man is wanted in connection to a shooting incident on Sunday, June 14 in Coshocton.

The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office is searching for 23-year-old Dallas Wood. He is considered armed and dangerous. Wood is wanted for felonious assault.

Authorities said that on June 14, the sheriff’s office received a call just before midnight. It was determined that a vehicle was shot and struck in the area on North 17th Street in the City of Coshocton.

The driver, a female, wasn’t injured and the suspect fled the scene. Deputies recovered shell casings and damage to another, unrelated parked vehicle that was struck during the incident.

On June 17, detectives executed a search warrant on a residence in the 1100 block of Herbig Avenue. Several items of evidence were secured in the search including a handgun.

If anyone has any information as to his whereabouts, they are urged to call 911. Do not attempt to approach or make contact.

Nichole Hannahs
Nichole is WHIZ’s News Director/Anchor. She joined the WHIZ family while attending high school at Bishop Rosecrans, before taking a full-time position in 2005. Nichole is no stranger to the area. She grew up in Corning, Ohio and and graduated from Waynesburg College, where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications emphasizing in Sports Broadcasting/Sports Information and Journalism.When not at work Nichole enjoys watching St. Louis Blues hockey, enjoying time with family, spending time outdoors and reading.If Nichole wasn't in broadcasting she'd probably have become a teacher.Nichole is married to a fellow sports fan Brandon. They have two sons Cameron and Xavier.