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NEWS RELEASES FOR MONDAY 25JUL 16

On 22 Jul 16 Deputies responded to Pioneer Chevrolet, 1315 Pike Street, Marietta, to a reported breaking and entering. This case remains under investigation. (131)

On 22 Jul 16 Dwight L. Zumbro, 951 Windy Ridge Road, Vincent, reported items removed from property he owns at Spears Hill Road, Stockport. This case remains under investigation. (799)

On 22 Jul 16 Deputy Allender responded to the 16 mile marker on I77 in reference to subjects finding 2 syringes at that location. These items were returned to the Sheriff’s Office and marked for disposal.

On 23 Jul 16 the Ohio Patrol Patrol Post 84 received a call of a possible impaired driver, southbound on I77. The vehicle was unable to maintain lane of travel as well as speeds fluctuating. The area was patrolled by Deputies at which time Deputy Huffer located the vehicle going approximately 55 mph in a 70 mph zone, at which time Deputy Huffer continued behind the vehicle. The driver exited I77 turning onto State Route 821. A traffic stop was conducted and Deputy Huffer approached the driver’s side door, with the driver identifying himself as Joshua Thomas. Thomas stated he was from Akron and was returning when he became lost. Thomas advised he consumed 4 to 5 beers upon leaving his previous location. Thomas had slurred speech and his eyes appeared bloodshot and watery. An odor of an intoxicating beverage also could be detected on his person. Field sobriety tests were conducted, which Thomas performed poorly on all. A portable breath test was given to Thomas with the results being .132. Thomas was placed under arrest for OVI and transported to the Washington County Jail.

On 23 Jul 16 Deputy Parks responded to 903 Mitchell Avenue, Beverly, to a report of a woman screaming and a man laughing in a nearby storage building. Deputies met with Timmy Todd Pasco, age 51, Apt. N, at that location who continued laughing and carrying on when officers advised him to cease in his actions. Upon being told numerous times to cease he was placed under arrest for DOC and transported to the Washington County Jail. Once at the jail Pasco tested .277 on the PBT.

On 23 Jul 16 Deputies were dispatched to 286 Salem Ridge Road, Waterford, regarding a domestic dispute which involved a motorcycle being destroyed. Naaman Heiss, age 40, stated he and his live in girlfriend, Jodi Michelle Tomlinson, age 30, 3366 Charles Lane, Stockport, were involved in a physical altercation on 22 Jul 16 which resulted in his motorcycle being pushed over onto the ground. Heiss then left the residence and went to a family member’s home in sight of his home. At one point during the evening he observed a fire at his home, near the front of his residence, and assumed it was from the fire pit. Heiss returned to his residence in the early morning hours and found Tomlinson sleeping. Heiss woke at 7 a.m. 23 Jul 16 and another verbal altercation began and he left the residence. Heiss stated when he went outside he observed his Harley Davidson motorcycle laying on the front yard destroyed by fire. Heiss stated that Tomlinson admitted to damaging the motorcycle. Heiss advised Tomlinson he was calling the police and she grabbed his phone and threw it in a pond adjacent to the residence. Tomlinson then left the residence. Deputies contacted the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office at which time they located Tomlinson and brought her to the county line for questioning. Tomlinson was read her rights and placed under arrest for arson, disrupting public service and domestic violence, and transported to the Washington County Jail.

On 23 Jul 16 Deputies were dispatched to 600 Sheets Road, Stockport regarding a verbal argument over ownership of a vehicle. Nakuma E. Mayle, age 38, 230 Creeedmoor Drive, Zanesville, advised officers that he and Tracy Marie Hill-Mayle, age 44, had been arguing since the night before. Mayle stated that on this date he and Hill-Mayle began arguing again after he advised her that he was leaving her and they were discussing which pieces of property each would be keeping. The argument was over a Jeep that is titled in both names. Hill-Mayle entered the vehicle and he did as well to keep her from leaving in the vehicle. Mayle stated that he and Hill-Mayle then struggled for the keys at which time she bit him. The struggled ended at that time and he began to gather his belongings. Hill-Mayle told officers the same sequence of events, however stated during the struggle part of his extremities hit her in the mouth. A summons for disorderly conduct will be requested through Marietta Municipal Court for both subjects. (712)

On 23 Jul 16 John W. Church, 10080 State Route 550, Vincent, reported that subjects had forced entry into the old Bartlett Elementary School and removed items. This case remains under investigation. (712)

On 24 Jul 16 Deputies were checking the area around State Route 7, Warren Township, when they noticed a vehicle near a business. As the vehicle was leaving the parking lot a traffic stop was conducted on that subject. Joseph L. Bock, 2303 Capital Circle, Parkersburg, WV, was the driver of the 1995 green four door. A check of the driver and vehicle found the vehicle to be stolen out of West Virginia. Bock advised Lt. Hornbeck that the vehicle had already been recovered, however upon contacting the Parkersburg Police Department, this information was found to be false. Bock was placed under arrest for receiving stolen property and transported to the Washington County Jail.

On 24 Jul 16 an employee of the Lowell Duke, 100 Main Street, Lowell, reported an employee, Emily Tuttle, age 20, 189 Fourth Street, Lowell, was taking Ohio Lottery tickets and scratching off the winning tickets and taking the money. Tuttle was placed under arrest for theft and transported to the Washington County Jail.

The following subjects were recently sentenced in Washington County Common Pleas Court

Adam Joseph Baker, age 23, 214 Sacra Via Street, Marietta, for aggravated murder and felonious assault, 23 years.

The following suspects were processed into the Washington County Jail between Friday 22 Jul 16 and Sunday 24 Jul 16:

Chad Allen Russell, age 40, 303 Sixth Street, Belpre, for nonsupport of dependents, a misdemeanor. Russell was arrested in Belpre by Deputy Parks of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office on 22 Jul 16 at 8:30 am.

Christopher NMN Turpin, age 23, 533 Second Street, Marietta, for falsification, a misdemeanor. Turpin was arrested in Marietta by Patrolman McElroy of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 22 Jul 16 at 9:30 am.

Christy Lynn Collins, age 33, 1573 Lemae Avenue, Newark, for failure to appear, a misdemeanor. Collins was arrested at Marietta Municipal Court by Patrolman Hilverding of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 22 Jul 16 at 5:31 pm.

Leigh Ann Kunsman, age 53, 4377 Clemens Strode Road, Malta, for failure to reinstate license, no seat belt, and failure to register, all misdemeanors. Kunsman was arrested by Trooper Handschumacher of the Ohio State Highway Patrol and was processed into the Washington County Jail on 22 Jul 16 at 8:48 pm.

Dallas Willey Farnsworth, age 42, 122 Harmar Street, Marietta, for possession of drug instruments, criminal trespass, intoxicated disorderly conduct, and possession of drugs, all misdemeanors. Farnsworth was arrested on Front Street by Patrolman Linscott of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 22 Jul 16 at 11:18 pm.

Jeremy Levi Norsen, age 39, 9401 Peck Road, Mantua, for assault and menacing, both misdemeanors. Norsen was arrested at Marietta Memorial Hospital by Patrolman Bonnette of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 23 Jul 16 at 1:12 am.

Brian Race Norsen, age 36, 3293 Dawley Road, Ravenna, for assault and menacing, both misdemeanors. Norsen was arrested at Marietta Memorial Hospital by Patrolman Linscott of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 23 Jul 16 at 1:27 am.

Joshua David Thomas, age 33, 2842 Pickerington Lane, Zanesville, for OVI and drug abuse, a misdemeanor. Thomas was arrested on State Route 821 by Deputy Huffer of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 23 Jul 16 at 7:00 am.

Timmy Todd Pasco, age 51, 903 Mitchell Avenue, Beverly, for disorderly conduct, a misdemeanor. Pasco was arrested in Beverly by Deputy Parks of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 23 Jul 16 at 7:24 am.

Jodi Michelle Tomlinson, age 30, 3366 Charles Lane, Stockport, for disrupting public service, arson, and domestic violence, all felonies. Tomlinson was arrested in Waterford by Sgt. Holbert of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 23 Jul 16 at 1:22 pm.

Franklin Dee Tucker III, age 31, 405 Fifty-Third Street, Vienna, WV, for burglary, a felony. Tucker was arrested by Patrolman Heddleston of the Belpre City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 23 Jul 16 at 3:51 pm.

Amy Suzzanne Books, age 30, 736 Greene Street, Marietta, for theft of drugs, a felony. Books was arrested in Marietta by Patrolman Hively of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 23 Jul 16 at 7:32 pm.

Christopher Chad Sargent, age 37, 3078 Meadowview Drive, Parkersburg, WV, for DUS or violation of license, a misdemeanor. Sargent was arrested in Athens by Trooper Quattlebaum of the Ohio State Highway Patrol and processed into the Washington County Sheriff’s Office on 23 Jul 16 at 7:39 pm.

Jennifer Lynn Goff, age 26, 1 Carter Lane, Shelby, for intoxicated disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, and obstructing official business, all misdemeanors. Goff was arrested in Marietta by Patrolman Linscott of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 24 Jul 16 at 12:05 am.

Tessi Hope Davis, age 25, 2464 Huck Road, Lowell, for registration of dogs and restraint/confinement of dogs, both misdemeanors. Davis was arrested by Deputy Huffer of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 24 Jul 16 at 12:43 am.

Chadwick Lynn Smearman, age 35, 570 Albright Road, Beverly, for safecracking, a felony, and breaking and entering, a misdemeanor. Smearman was arrested in Marietta by Patrolman Bonnette of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 24 Jul 16 at 1:47 am.

Kami Ann Hinzman, age 29, 5805 Birch Street, Parkersburg, WV, for intoxicated disorderly conduct, a misdemeanor. Hinzman was arrested in Belpre by Patrolman Heddleston of the Belpre City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 24 Jul 16 at 3:42 am.

Joseph Lyle Bock, age 46, 1507 Ball School Road, Parkersburg, WV, for receiving stolen property, a felony. Bock was arrested on State Route 7 by Deputy Allender of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 24 Jul 16 at 10:01 am.

Chester Henry Greathouse, age 32, 600 Bow Street Lot 11, Wheeling, WV, for no operator’s license, speeding in highway zones, and failure to appear, all misdemeanors. Greathouse was arrested on Interstate 77 by Trooper Warner of the Ohio State Highway Patrol and processed into the Washington County Jail on 24 Jul 16 at 1:22 pm.

Emily Ann Tuttle, age 20, 189 Fourth Street, Lowell, for theft, a misdemeanor. Tuttle was arrested in Lowell by Sgt. Holbert of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 24 Jul 16 at 2:08 pm.

There are currently 24 females and 76 males housed at the Washington County Jail.

NEWS RELEASES FOR TUESDAY 26 JUL 16

On 24 Jul 16 Deputies responded to Tennis Center Drive, Marietta, in reference to a possible burglary. Upon investigating the scene the homeowner had found drug paraphernalia that was turned over to the Deputies. (1303)

On 24 Jul 16 Deputy Huffer was dispatched to the Washington County Juvenile Center, Colegate Drive, to the report of two runaways from that location. Bradley Gill, age 16, Waterford, Ohio, and Christopher Richards, age 16, Vincent, Ohio, ran out a side door of the facility without the staff's permission. The two juveniles were unable to be located therefore the Sheriff’s Office was contacted. Summons for unruly will be filed in Washington County Juvenile Court on both individuals.

On 24 Jul 16 the Little Hocking Volunteer Fire Department and Deputy Thorpe were dispatched to the Roger Dowler residence, 8428 Federal Road, Little Hocking, in reference to a vehicle being on fire. Upon Deputy Thorpe arriving, the fire personnel had already started extinguishing the fire. Deputy Thorpe was advised there were two vehicles on fire, a Jeep Liberty and a Subaru Outback. Fire personnel felt the fire started from an electrical malfunction. No foul play is suspected.

On 25 Jul 16 Lt. Stackpole responded to State Route 821, Macksburg, to a report of 2 young children in the middle of the road with a lawnmower. The children were dressed in only a diaper at the time they were seen without supervision. Prior to Deputies arriving on scene the mother had gotten the children. Deputies spoke with witnesses at the scene who stated this was not the first time the children had been out in the roadway, or unsupervised. A summons will be requested through Marietta Municipal Court for Winnie Jo Michaels, age 23, 16100 State Route 821, Macksburg, for child endangering.

On 25 Jul 16 Lt. Stackpole and the Reno Volunteer Fire Department were dispatched to Guernsey Scrap and Recycling in reference to a piece of equipment catching fire. The fire personnel had extinguished the fire and were cleaning up upon Lt. Stackpole arriving. The Fire department responded with approximately 7 firefighters and 4 trucks. Upon speaking to the chief there were no reported injuries to either the workers or any of the firefighters. No foul play is suspected.

On 25 Jul 16 Brent T. Payne, 444 Clydesdale Drive, St. Mary’s, WV, reported a CD player car radio removed from his vehicle while it was parked on Cross Road. This case remains under investigation. (1007)

On 26 Jul 16 Deputy McKee responded to the Par Mar Gas Station, Barlow, to an impaired driver. The clerk had contacted the Ohio State Highway Patrol and informed them that the subject had just struck a pole. This information was relayed to the Sheriff’s Office. Contact with the driver, Bailey Richard Lee, age 19, 395 Warrior Drive, Vincent, was made. Lee advised he did strike the pole and then left and had returned in a different vehicle. Lee’s eyes were bloodshot and glassy and he was slurring his speech. Lee agreed to a series of field sobriety tests, which he performed poorly on. Lee was arrested for OVI and was transported to the Washington County Jail.

The following subjects were recently sentenced in Washington County Common Pleas Court

Corey Wayne Cowan, age 26, 25 Lane Road, Vincent; probation violation, a felony, 120 county jail.

The following suspects were processed into the Washington County Jail between Monday 25 Jul 16 and Tuesday 26 Jul 16:

Latoya Lynn Russell, age 32, 400 Alderman Road, Marietta, for probation violation, a misdemeanor. Russell was arrested at her residence by Probation Officer Ferrell of the Marietta City Probation Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 25 Jul 16 at 10:08 am.

Lakin Janae Kimble, age 21, 717 McGill Road, Vincent, for identity of another, a felony. Kimble was arrested at her residence by Deputy Reeder of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 25 Jul 16 at 9:21 pm.

Chad Michael Maston, age 38, 122 E. Fourth Street, Williamstown, WV, for OVI, a felony, endangering children and improper turning, both misdemeanors. Maston was arrested by Patrolman Huffman of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 25 Jul 16 at 10:33 pm.

Bailey Richard Lee, age 19, 395 Warrior Drive, Vincent, for OVI, a misdemeanor. Lee was arrested in Barlow by Deputy McKee of the Washington County Sheriff's Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 26 Jul 16 at 7:14 am.

Jessica Dawn Beaver, age 34, 765 Dana Run Road, Newport, for 2 counts probation violation and assault, all misdemeanors. Beaver was arrested by Deputy Malone of the Washington County Sheriff's Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 26 Jul 16 at 12:04 pm.

There are currently 27 females and 75 males housed at the Washington County Jail.

NEWS RELEASES FOR WEDNESDAY 20 JUL 16

On 14 Jul 16 Deputy Black handled a traffic crash report where Emily R. Douthitt, 922 Mitchell Avenue, Beverly, was driving her 2014 Toyota Corolla on State Rt 60 when she lost control and went off of the left side of the roadway into a ditch. Disabling damage was done to the vehicle.

On 15 Jul 16 Angie Riley, 188 Main Street, Lot 2, Lowell, reported items missing from her home. This case remains under investigation. (113)

On 15 Jul 16 Sgt. Reeder completed a private property accident report for Perley E. Jones, 310 Jones Run Road, Rinard Mills. Jones was at the Peoples Savings Bank in New Matamoras when his vehicle struck the building.

On 15 Jul 16 Bob A. Morgenstern, 1485 Laurel Drive, Macedonia, reported 3 Walnut trees, valued at $3000 removed from his property on State Route 821. This case remains under investigation. (594)

On 15 Jul 16 Deputies were dispatched to Richard Addlesburger’s residence, 135 Fred Smith Road, New Matamoras, in reference Addlesburger being shot in the leg. This case remains under investigation. (594)

On 16 Jul 16 Deputies responded to Marietta Township, State Route 26, to a possible domestic violence incident. After completing the investigation, this case was found to be unfounded. (131)

On 16 Jul 16 Deputy Allender completed a private property crash investigation where it was reported that Julie A. Ash, 5090 Whipple Run Road, Whipple, had driven her husband’s vehicle through the yard, into a neighbor’s yard, striking his 2008 Toyota Rav4, causing light damage, before driving out onto the roadway. Julie A. Ash’s license is currently under suspension. A traffic citation was issued to Ms. Ash for driving under suspension.

On 16 Jul 16 the Washington County Jail received a warrant from Wood County Magistrate Court for Dalton Corey Drummond, age 23, 924 Robinson Hill Road, Marietta, on a charge of possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance (methamphetamine). The information provided by Drummond during his book-in matched the identifying information in the warrant. Drummond is being charged with being a Fugitive from Justice. (612)

On 16 Jul 16 Deputy Reeder responded to State Rt 550 Wesley Township to a report of a Ford Ranger XL 4x4 being found parked in a wooded area. The information on the vehicle was checked finding this vehicle to be reported stolen to the Marietta City Police Department. This case remains under investigation pending the Marietta City Police Department investigation.

On 17 Jul 16 Deputy McKee responded to Bramblewood Heights and State Rt 7, regarding a possible domestic dispute involving a subject in a tan Chevrolet vehicle. Deputy McKee encountered Suzanne K. Dickerson, 400 Alderman Street, Marietta, driving at that location. Ms. Dickerson was found to be under suspension for non-compliance and a traffic citation was issued to her for that charge.

On 17 Jul 16 Deputy Zide was investigating a possible altercation which occurred on 16 Jul 16 in one of the Washington County Jail dormitories. Deputy Zide learned that Charles Raymond Miller, age 20, 910 Caywood Road, Marietta, entered into Christopher Reese’s cell and Reese claims that Miller punched him five times. A charge of assault is being filed with the Marietta Municipal Court.

On 17 Jul 16 Deputy Schwendeman was working the Washington County Jail upon Natasha Katherine Dains, age 27, 705 Second Street, New Matamoras, being brought in by Deputies. Dains admitted to having several prescriptions in her belongings while she was being processed and that one contained a mixture of prescriptions. The bottles of medication were inspected and a charge of tampering with drugs is being filed on Dains with the Marietta Municipal Court.

On 18 Jul 16 Sgt. McGilton was dispatched to 1415 Goose Run Road, Marietta, to a report of Richard Clark’s 2 Husky drugs being loose. These dogs had allegedly killed 2 goats and 4 cats while they were unrestrained. One dog was restrained by a neighbor prior to Sgt. McGilton arriving, however the other dog continued running loose until Mr. Clark could return home and restrain it. A charge of failure to restrain is being filed on Richard Clark with the Marietta Municipal Court.

On 18 Jul 16 Deputies responded to Warren Township to a possible domestic violence incident. After speaking with all parties involved it was found no threats of violence had occurred. This case is marked closed, unfounded.

On 18 Jul 16 Sgt. Holbert met with Matthew E. Deem, DBA HHI Company Inc., 1915 Washington Blvd., Belpre, in reference to damage being done to a BMW 325. This case remains under investigation.

On 18 Jul 16 William Ruggieri, 460 Old Beavertown Road, New Matamoras, reported a homemade 23’ trailer removed from his property. The trailer is valued at over $1000. This case remains under investigation. (1303)

On 18 Jul 16 Michael Thomas Klintworth, 12786 State Route 676, Waterford, reported the front right tire on his truck had been cut, while parked at 1876 Pine Ridge Road, Fleming. This case remains under investigation. (608)

On 18 Jul 16 Deputy Johnson was dispatched to 603 Broadway Avenue, New Matamoras, to a domestic violence complaint. It was reported that Justin E. Wolfe, 138 Harmar Street, Marietta, was being attacked by Ashley Bules, his girlfriend. Bules reported Wolfe broke her cell phone and the two then “started going at each other”. Bules attempted to punch Wolfe several times, but failed, however Wolfe wrapped his hands around her throat, so he bit him. The two were then separated by witnesses to the incident. Witnesses reiterated the events that had taken place. Ashley Renee Bules, age 22, 416 6th Street, Lowell, was placed under arrest for domestic violence and transported to the Washington County Jail.

The following warrants were received at the Washington County Sheriff’s Office:

Jesse Books, age 33, 736 Green Street Apartment 18, Marietta, for failure to appear.

Chad Allen Russell, age 40, 393 Sixth Street, Belpre, for failure to appear.

Charus Leon Bennett Sr., 1211 20th Street, Apt. C, Parkersburg, WV; failure to appear.

The following individuals were recently sentenced in Washington County Common Pleas Court:

Brian Daniel Bates, age 39, 622 Grant Avenue, Cambridge, for felonious assault, domestic violence, violation of protection order, abduction, and contempt of court order, 47 months.

Amanda Kay Harris, age 32, 644 Moxahala Avenue, Zanesville, for illegal conveyance of weapons and possession of drugs, 24 months.

The following suspects were processed into the Washington County Jail on Tuesday 19 Jul 16:

Billy Ugene Azbell, age 48, Marietta, for theft, a felony. Azbell was arrested by Deputy Sheaves of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 19 Jul16 at 3:47 pm.

Aaron Wesley Schneider, age 36, 1365 Sheets Run Road, Reno, for domestic violence, a misdemeanor. Schneider was arrested at his residence by Deputy Allender of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 19 Jul 16 at 6:31 pm.

Christopher Michael Hilton, age 28, 642 Davis Road, Whipple, for domestic violence, a misdemeanor. Hilton was arrested at his residence by Deputy Johnson of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 19 Jul 16 at 7:57 pm.

Brandon Lee Gibbs, age 23, 515 Smith Street, Marietta, for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest, both misdemeanor. Gibbs was arrested at his residence by Patrolman Bonnette of the Marietta City Police Department and was processed into the Washington County Jail on 19 Jul 16 at 11:38 pm.

There are currently 21 females and 81 males housed at the Washington County Jail.

NEWS RELEASES FOR THURSDAY 21 JUL 16


On 19 Jul 16 Deputies responded to 707 4th Street, New Matamoras, in reference to a deceased male subject at that location. This case remains under investigation. (292)

On 19 Jul 16 Deputy Zide filed charges against Amanda Asia Wallace, age 22, 11121 Veto Road, Marietta, for illegal conveying into a detention facility. Wallace was brought to the Washington County Jail on a warrant from Muskingum County, when she attempted to convey what appeared to be drugs of abuse into the facility. The contraband, 2 yellow pills, which appeared to be “Yellowjacket” brand pills and a baggie containing Xanax, appeared to have been tampered with. One of the pills tested positive for marijuana. All contraband was taken as evidence and will be further tested.

On 19 Jul 16 Deputies responded to 1365 Sheets Run Road, Marietta, to a domestic violence incident. Tyler Schneider reported to the Ohio State Highway Patrol Post 84 that his uncle, Aaron Wesley Schneider, age 36, was trying to hurt his (Aaron) parents. Deputies responded and met with Kathleen Schneider, who advised she was being assaulted by her son. Kathleen had been grabbed by her hair and thrown to the ground. Contact was made with Aaron Schneider who appeared very intoxicated, slurring his words, and unsteady on his feet, with an odor of alcohol about his person. When questioned, Kathleen’s husband stated what Kathleen stated was true. Aaron Schneider was placed under arrest for domestic violence and transported to the Washington County Jail. (1303)

On 19 Jul 16 Deputy Johnson responded to 642 Davis Road, Lowell, to a reported dispute. Deputy Johnson spoke with Christopher Hilton while Deputy Huffer spoke Amanda Hilton. The Hilton’s had been arguing when Christopher pushed past Amanda, bumping her out of the way. Christopher later advised he slapped Amanda. Christopher Michael Hilton, age 28, was placed under arrest for domestic violence and taken to the Washington County Jail.

On 19 Jul 16 Deputies responded to New Matamoras to a possible domestic violence incident. The investigation showed no threats of violence had occurred. (1010)

On 20 Jul 16 Deputy McKee responded to the 21000 block of State Route 60, Beverly, in reference to an incident between Tasha Cain, 7276 Austin Drive, NW, McConnelsville, and Shala Gridley, 228 Oakwood Avenue, Marietta. Gridley reported she and Cain were arguing when Cain would not allow her to retrieve her belongings from the vehicle. Cain admitted to striking Gridley while they were driving, and continued to yell at Gridley. Deputies placed Tasha Cain under arrest for assault and disorderly conduct and transported her to the Washington County Jail.

On 20 Jul 16 Deputy Hall attempted to serve a warrant on Lionel Gore, age 29, 390 Brownsville Rd, New Matamoras. Deputy Hall knocked at the door and upon getting no answer walked away from the home. After hearing a noise Deputy Hall observed Gore jump out of a window and run up the road. Deputy Hall pursued Gore, however Gore was able to get away. A warrant for obstructing official business is being requested through Marietta Municipal Court.

The following warrants were received at the Washington County Sheriff’s Office:

Douglas G. Snider, 1314 Glendale Road, Marietta, for fictitious plates.

The following suspects were processed into the Washington County Jail between Wednesday 20 Jul 16 and Thursday 21 Jul 16:

Megan Nicole Wiggins, age 26, 204 Fifth Street, Williamstown, WV, for obstructing official business, driving under suspension, no seat belt, operating with expired license, and fictitious plates, all misdemeanors. Wiggins was arrested in Marietta by Patrolman Linscott of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 20 Jul 16 at 2:04 am.

Tasha Ann Cain, age 28, 7276 Austin Drive, McConnellsville, for assault and disorderly conduct, both misdemeanors. Cain was arrested in Beverly by Deputy McKee of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 20 Jul 16 at 10:16 am.

Christopher W. Rogers, age 24, 150 Township Road 1280, Proctorville, for failure to appear, a misdemeanor. Rogers was arrested in Lawrence County by Deputy Gerber of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 20 Jul 16 at 2:44 pm.

Courtney Danielle Morgan, age 26, 146 Cambridge Court, Reynoldsburg, for deception to obtain a dangerous drug, a felony, and illegal use or possession of drug paraphernalia, a misdemeanor. Morgan was arrested in Marietta by Patrolman Smith of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 20 Jul 16 at 9:24 pm.

Aaron Matthew Hess, age 37, 610 Warren Street, Marietta, on a warrant for failure to appear, a felony. Hess was arrested at his residence by Deputy Carr of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 20 Jul 16 at 10:03 pm.

Kristopher Michael Welch, age 24, 109 Eighth Street, Belpre, for probation violation, a felony. Welch was arrested at his residence by Patrolman Campbell of the Belpre City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 21 Jul 16 at 12:42 am.

There are currently 23 females and 77 males housed at the Washington County Jail.

NEWS RELEASES FOR FRIDAY 22 JUL 16

On 16 Jul 16 a cyclist was passing 1755 Barnett Ridge Road, when two dogs belonging to David L. Randolph, age 33, ran from the home, with one of the dogs biting the cyclist. Randolph will be summoned into Marietta Municipal Court for failure to restrain.

On 19 Jul 16 Deputies along with the Little Hocking Volunteer Fire Department responded to Twin Bridge Road in order to provide assistance with a resident there. Case is closed.

On 21 Jul 16 Deputy Metts along with the Little Hocking Volunteer Fire Department Squad responded to Beach Drive in reference to subject needing medical attention. This case is closed.

On 22 Jul 16 Cynthia A. Moore, 5218 School House Road, Little Hocking, reported tires on her vehicle shot out earlier this date. This case remains under investigation. (509)

The following subjects were recently sentenced in Washington County Common Pleas Court

James Thomas Colkett, age 30, 300 South Spring Street, Harrisville, WV, for trafficking in drugs and possession of drugs, 184 days jail.

Cortney Dawn Cooke, age 21, 114 Dean Street, Marietta, for illegal conveyance of weapons, drugs, or other prohibited items onto grounds of detention facility or institution, 3 years community control.

The following suspects were processed into the Washington County Jail on Thursday 21 Jul 16:

Shelby Jewel Scott, age 28, 221 Sheldon Avenue, Marietta, for probation violation, a misdemeanor. Scott was arrested at the Marietta Probation Office by Probation Officer Ferrell and processed into the Washington County Jail on 21 Jul 16 at 1:17 pm.

Larry Dale Haught Jr., age 36, 522 Phillips Street, Marietta, for probation violation, a misdemeanor. Haught was arrested at the Marietta Probation Office by Probation Officer Waite and processed into the Washington County Jail on 21 Jul 16 at 2:53 pm.

Brandon Paul Layman, age 34, 610 Second Street, Marietta, for menacing, resisting arrest, and obstructing official business, all misdemeanors. Layman was arrested in Marietta by Patrolman Ellenwood of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 21 Jul 16 at 4:15 pm.

Chante Lafawn Rake, age 24, Marietta, for probation violation, a misdemeanor. Rake was arrested in Marietta by Probation Officer Brockmeier of the Marietta City Probation Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 21 Jul 16 at 6:28 pm.

Lamar Mitchell Shull, age 27, 655 Broad Street, Macksburg, for aggravated menacing, a misdemeanor. Shull was arrested at the Marietta YMCA by Patrolman Huffman of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 21 Jul 16 at 9:28 pm.

There are currently 22 females and 71 males housed at the Washington County Jail.

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