Coshocton Man Shot; One in Custody

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A Coshocton man is shot and one person is in custody after an incident in Coshocton County.

It took place Wednesday evening just after 7:30. The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office said they responded to Coshocton Regional Medical Center in reference to a man with a gunshot wound. Authorities identify that man as 36-year-old James Murray, of Coshocton.

During an investigation officers learned the shooting took place in the 900 block of Chestnut Street and the suspect had fled on foot towards the Red Sea area.

A few hours later the suspect was taken into custody without incident.

Authorities said 21-year-old Isaac M. Beichler has been charged with Felonious Assault in connection to the shooting.

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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.