BREAKING NEWS

BREAKING NEWS

Police

Reports/Washington County

¯ During a traffic stop on Ohio 7 Sunday, a deputy identified driver Gary Lacount as being under FRA suspension. He had been issued a citation earlier that day for the same offense. Lacount advised that he had been drinking alcoholic beverages earlier and had a portable breath test of .094 percent BAC. Gary Deon Lacount, 43, of 22300 SW 108 Ct., Miami, Fla., was placed under arrest for OVI, failure to signal and driving under FRA suspension.

¯ A deputy was at the Washington County Jail Sunday when he was advised that drug(s) had been located in an inmate’s shoe. The inmate, Anthony E. Fields, 27, of 232 Irvin St., Charleston, W.Va. had been brought in by the Ohio State Highway Patrol. Deputies observed two small bags. While being processed, a marijuana cigarette had fallen from Fields’ pants pocket. He said the substance in the bags in his shoes was cocaine. He was charged with illegal conveyance into a detention facility.

¯ On Sunday, a deputy responded to 1200 Park Ave., New Matamoras, in regards to a domestic dispute between Luticia Beagle and Gary Beagle Jr. Gary smashed the windows out of Luticia’s vehicle and Luticia damaged Gary’s vehicle in return. During an altercation in the parking lot of the Al Deco Motel, Luticia punched Gary and Gary decided to drive away with Luticia inside the driver side door, causing her to fall and obtain minor injuries. Both Gary Dean Beagle, Jr., 33, of 412 Main St., New Matamoras, and Luticia Lynn Beagle, 33, of 1200 Park Ave., New Matamoras, were placed under arrest for domestic violence.

Warrants/Washington County

¯ Michael S. Salisbury, of 230 Wood St., Sistersville, W.Va., for possession of drugs.

¯ David W. Wriston, of 683 Wynncrest Drive, Marietta, for assault.

¯ Tabatha D. Cain, of 303 Fifth St., Lowell, for failure to appear, original charge OVI, and breach of recognizance.

¯ Brian K. Edgar, of 445 Goss Fork Road, Whipple, for child endangering.

¯ Eric R. Neff, of 274 Ridgewood Drive, Apt. C, Marietta, for driving under suspension.

¯ Christopher A. Ramsay, of 207 Lancaster St., Marietta, for violating the terms of his driving under suspension diversion by failing to pay files and costs in full, original charge driving under suspension.

Arrests/Washington County

The following people were recently processed into the Washington County Jail:

¯ Charles Edward Walker, Jr., 38, of 133 Acme St., Marietta, was arrested Wednesday for OVI, driving under suspension, consuming in vehicle and no seat belt, all misdemeanors.

¯ Jonathan David Ward, 34, of 452 Muskingum Drive, Marietta, was arrested Wednesday on a warrant for theft, a misdemeanor.

¯ Gary Lee Palmer, 61, of 17 Phoebe Pond Road, Concord, Va., was arrested Wednesday for aggravated menacing, a felony.

¯ William Eugene O’Brien, 53, of 650 King Ave., Cutler, was arrested Thursday for physical control of vehicle under influence of alcohol or drugs, a misdemeanor.

¯ Brian Denver Hess, 41, of 1107 Cisler Lane, Marietta, was arrested Thursday on two warrants for probation violations, both misdemeanors.