Drive by shooting in Newark

NEWARK, Ohio – Newark Division of Police respond to and investigate a shooting on Riverview Drive. At 8:28 pm on Saturday, November 17th, Newark officers responded to 83 Riverview Drive on the report of a shooting. Arriving officers discovered 61-year-old Jewel Scott had been shot. Newark Fire treated Scott at the scene and she was […]

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Fatal stabbing in Newark

NEWARK, Ohio–The Newark Police Department is investigating a fatal stabbing. On Tuesday, October 30,  at approximately 5:42 PM , officers were dispatched to the apartments located at 1720 King Road on a disturbance. Upon arrival, officers found 35-year-old Theodore E. Collins with a possible stab wound. Officers immediately began treating Collins but he succumbed to […]

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Fatal motorcycle accident in Newark

NEWARK, Ohio–Newark Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle accident. It happened Monday around 7:00 pm  at the intersection of N. 21st Street and Granville Street. Authorities said emergency personnel arrived on the scene to discover the operator of the motorcycle, 26-year-old Jacob McCormick of Newark,  was deceased. Initial investigation shows that the motorcycle was northbound […]

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