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Sheriff’s reports

Reports/Washington County • Morgan Raley, of 250 Zion Ridge Road, Marietta, reported a theft at the residence on Dec. 26. This case remains under investigation. • A deputy responded to 4755 Waterford Road, Marietta, on Dec. 27 to assist Marietta Municipal Court probation officers with ...

Sheriff’s reports

Reports/Washington County • On Thursday, a deputy issued a traffic citation to Markus Lee Mounts, of 712 Belford St., Caldwell, for driving on a suspended license. • On Friday, a deputy met with Shelly Holbrooks in reference to an altercation. Holbrooks said she was confronted by Dana ...

Marietta police reports

Reports/Marietta • An officer was dispatched to 202 Sacra Via St. Dec. 24 in reference to a domestic violence incident. Corey Butler Adams, of that address, was arrested for domestic violence. • Walmart, 804 Pike St., reported Dec. 24 that a woman had fled after committing a theft. She ...

Public records

Marriages The following people recently picked up marriage licenses at the Washington County Courthouse: •Joshua Allen Gould, 20, and Laura Michelle Sarringhausen, 20, both of Marietta, Dec. 26. •David Scott Kratche, 51, of Lewisville, and Katrina Lynn Bedilion, 58, of Marietta, Dec. ...

Sheriff’s reports

Reports/Washington County • Elizabeth Sickles, of 17920 State Route 550, Marietta, reported Wednesday that the previous evening her live-in boyfriend Jonathan Harshberger became angry and began acting aggressive by hitting the wall and throwing a chair. Sickles attempted to leave the ...

Sheriff’s reports

Reports/Washington County • A deputy, along with the Devola and Salem volunteer fire department squads, responded to the scene of a deceased male on Dec. 19. • A deputy responded to Dunham Township on Friday in reference to a possible assault complaint. After completing the investigation ...

Marietta police reports

Reports/Marietta • Sheryl A. Covey, of Belmont, W.Va., reported Dec. 18 that her credit card was stolen in West Virginia and used in Ohio. After further investigation it was learned that an unknown woman used the card at multiple locations in Marietta for a total of $347.07. • On Dec. ...

Public records

Marriages The following people recently picked up marriage licenses at the Washington County Courthouse: •Quinn Albert Eugene T. Needs, 28, and Brittany May Wheeler, 26, both of Marietta, Dec. 20. •Gregory James Sawyer, 37, of Reedsville, and Melissa Sue Stacy, 39, of Little Hocking, ...

Sheriff’s reports

Reports/Washington County • Deputies responded to the Pit Stop, 3355 State Route 821, Marietta, on Monday for a report of a subject with a dog in the parking lot acting suspiciously. After completing the follow-up to this incident the woman, Christi A. Carney, 49, of 4707 Vince Road, Lot ...

Common pleas sentencings

From staff reports The following people had sentencing hearings at the Washington County Common Pleas Court on Wednesday: •Amy Finley, 42, of 2370 Avenwood Court, Columbus was sentenced to 18 months in prison for tampering with evidence. The sentence is in regards to a March 2015 arrest ...

Marietta police/sheriff’s reports

Reports/Marietta • Matthew G. Schaffer, of 101 Eldridge Drive, reported Dec. 11 that his motorcycle was stolen while parked outside 836 Pike St. • An officer was dispatched to 1007 Orchard St., Apt. 4 on Dec. 11 in reference to a disturbance in the parking lot. Alphonso L. Johnson, of ...

Sheriff’s reports

Reports/Washington County • Megan Miller reported Friday that Tyler Fox assaulted her at their home in Adams Township. Miller said she was attempting to leave when Fox became angry and slapped her on the left side of her face. Miller said Fox had a butcher knife in his hand and told her ...

Public records

Marriages The following people recently picked up marriage licenses at the Washington County Courthouse: •Scott Edward Robinson, 47, and Heather Dawn Lewis, 43, both of Vincent, Dec. 7. •Robert Allen Ahart, 59, of Belpre, and Michelle Delancey, 60, of Parkersburg, Dec. 7. •Philip ...

Sheriff’s reports

Reports/Washington County • A deputy responded to 4188 School House Road, Little Hocking, on Thursday for a report of a possible domestic dispute. Deputies determined that an argument between Lindsey and Daniel had taken place. Charges of disorderly conduct will be filed on Lindsey ...

Sheriff’s reports

Reports/Washington County • A deputy responded to Barlow Township on Wednesday in reference to a possible domestic violence incident. In speaking with all parties it was determined to be unfounded. Arrests/Washington County The following people were recently processed into the ...

Sheriff’s reports

Reports/Washington County • Deputies responded to 989 Mitchells Lane, Marietta, on Tuesday for a domestic violence complaint. Lindsey Lightfritz reported her brother, Roger Adams, arrived at the residence and spun gravel on the driveway, resulting in gravel being thrown onto Lightfritz's ...

Crash in Beverly injures two

From staff reports Two people were injured after a three-vehicle accident near Beverly Wednesday morning. The Ohio State Highway Patrol said the accident occurred about a mile outside of Beverly on Ohio 60. Two people were sent to Marietta Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening ...

Marietta police/sheriff’s reports

Reports/Marietta • During a traffic stop on Dec. 3, contact was made with driver Chase P. Cowan, of 10414 Veto Road, Belpre. The officer noticed a strong odor of marijuana in the vehicle. A search revealed several marijuana buds in the driver's side vent. Cowan was issued citations for ...

Athens man doesn’t show for sentencing

From staff reports A warrant for the arrest of an Athens man has been issued by the Washington County Common Pleas Court. James M. Bunner, 36, of 16640 Thompson Ridge Road, Athens, is wanted for failing to appear for a sentencing hearing on Tuesday. The charge stems from a indictment by the ...

Sheriff’s reports

Arrests/Washington County The following people were recently processed into the Washington County Jail: • Calvin Mickael Valentine, 20, of 5215 State Route 260, New Matamoras, was arrested for probation violation, a misdemeanor. • Martin Dean Welch, 47, of 1134 Michaelis Road, ...