Randy Hupp, of Wayne Street, reported Tuesday that his 2002 Mercury Sable had been scratched sometime since Monday.
Randy Hupp, manager of K-Mart, reported Tuesday that several pallets of outdoor plants had been damaged and thrown around the parking lot overnight. The value of the loss is $2,293.37.
A deputy arrested Paul D. Mayle, 50, of 20729 Sharps Run Road, Stewart, on Tuesday for obstructing official business, possession of drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia. Patrolling in search of a reckless driver, the deputy located Mayle and his vehicle, which matched the description of the suspect's vehicle, on Ohio 555 near Norris Cemetery Road. Mayle initially refused to provide his name and then gave a false name, date of birth and Social Security number. A subsequent search of his vehicle yielded a small bag of marijuana and rolling papers.
Martha A. Shilling, 69, of 1390 Kohl Road, Whipple, reported Tuesday that her son's live-in girlfriend, who resides at 7100 State Route 60, Lowell, informed her that the 2006 BMW she had stored at the property was wrecked. Schilling said her son's girlfriend gave permission to a 14-year-old to drive the vehicle a short distance to practice his driving. The teenager subsequently overturned the vehicle while driving on Ohio 530. Shilling declined to pursue charges after her son's girlfriend agreed to pay for all repairs to the vehicle.
A deputy responded Wednesday to the scene of death of a 64-year-old Marietta resident. The man's death appears to be due to natural causes; no foul play is suspected.
A 38-year-old Marietta resident reported Wednesday that the father of her 14-and-16-year old sons permitted the teenagers to smoke marijuana when they had visitation at his home.
A witness reported Wednesday that on the previous day she observed an unknown white male dumping a small safe into a creek approximately 100 yards north of the intersection of Whipkey Drive and Milner Road in Waterford Township.
The following people were recently processed into the Washington County Jail:
Misty Lane Bennett, 38, of 601 Barclay St. Lot 6, Belpre, was arrested Wednesday for domestic violence, a misdemeanor.
Steven Craig Kehl, 44, of 625 Bramblewood Heights Road, Marietta, was arrested Wednesday for pandering sexually oriented material involving a minor.
Kenneth Ray Sasser, 28, of 1205 Poplar St., Belpre, was arrested Wednesday for disorderly conduct by intoxication, a misdemeanor.
Alice Jane Keeler, 51, of Marietta, was arrested Wednesday for criminal trespassing, a misdemeanor.
Bryan Lee Eddy, 23, of 127 Franklin St., Marietta, was arrested Wednesday for a felony charge of abduction and misdemeanor charges of aggravated menacing and domestic violence.
Brent Jason Sidwell, 32, of 1045 Ridgewood Blvd., Belpre, was arrested Thursday for three counts of engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity and four counts of trafficking in drugs, all felonies.