Update (8/13): Two juveniles are in custody waiting for charges to be filed. See our latest story Two in Custody for Assualt, Theft for more information.


Mary Alice Reporting:

(Sunday, August 12) New Philadelphia, Ohio – The New Philadelphia Police Department is seeking information regarding a suspect in an assault case.

Officials posted on Facebook that they are looking for the owner of a Zippo bandana. This case also involves the theft of a gray Verizon flip cell phone that may be in the vicinity of the 700 block of 3rd Street NW.

No further information about this incident has been available. Anyone with information can contact New Philadelphia police at 330-343-4488.

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