Informational Meeting Held Between County Commissioners, Sheriff Matt Lutz, and Dog Warden Volunteers

ZANESVILLE, OH – This afternoon the County Commissioners and Sheriff Matt Lutz met with several Dog Warden Volunteers. The informational meeting was meant to create an open line of communication between the Commissioners, Sheriff Lutz, and the Dog Warden Volunteers moving forward. “I think the biggest things that I heard in the meeting was that […]

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Sheriff’s Office Investigating Two Different Infant Cases

MUSKINGUM COUNTY, Ohio-The Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office is investigating two separate cases involving infants. The first case involves a three month old child who died on Saturday, September 12th. The incident is being investigated as a possible homicide.  “This past Saturday, September 12th, at around nine o’clock in the morning, we received a call from […]

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Crooksville man facing multiple drug charges, 11 to 44 years in jail

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – After searching a vehicle and residence, over $25,000 worth of drugs along with several vehicles and cash were taken, according to the Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office and Zanesville Police Department. Sheriff Matt Lutz and Chief Tony Coury announced the arrest made against a, “major drug offender.” They say the arrest, “dismantled a […]

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County Commissioners Discuss Possibility of Second Amendment Sanctuary Resolution

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – As the 2020 Presidential Election looms and various policy stances are discussed on a national scale, a group of area citizens are requesting that the County Commissioners consider passing a resolution identifying Muskingum County as a Second Amendment Sanctuary. Those calling for the resolution cite Red Flag Laws and similar nationwide initiatives […]

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