JOHNSTOWN - After a short police pursuit along U.S. 62 this afternoon, Travis Bonham was arrested and is now in police custody.
Bonham was apprehended on Lafayette Rd. after a short police pursuit which took place on U.S. 62, OH 657, and Lafayette Rd. According to witnesses, he was in a blue minivan.
Bonham is a person of interest in the Coshocton Rd. murders of his mother and girlfriend, Sandra Stelk, 50, and Jamie Barber, 23.
Knox County court records show that Bonham was convicted of receiving
stolen property, a fifth degree felony and hypodermic possession in 2014
and was released from prison on July 31 of this year. He also has had
numerous domestic violence charges against him in Licking County.
More details to come as they become available. Keep checking back with MVOhio.net as this story progresses.