Two in Custody After Pursuit

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Two people are in custody after a pursuit in Coshocton County Monday.

The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office said around 5:15pm deputies attempted to make a traffic stop on a GMC Jimmy for a traffic violation at South Lawn and Alder Street.

Authorities said the vehicle fled traveling through town and out US 36 from County Road 1A. The pursuit continued for 23 miles on US 36 into Tuscarawas County just outside Port Washington.

Deputies said one adult man and one adult female were taken into custody and await formal charges.

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.