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Sheriff’s reports

Reports/Washington County •A deputy began an investigation Tuesday into a financial scam. This case remains under investigation. Arrests/Washington County The following people were recently processed into the Washington County Jail: • Kaitlin Marie Carpenter, 21, of 1417 Lancaster ...

Marietta police/sheriff’s reports

Reports/Marietta • Officers were dispatched to 209 Fearing St. on April 7 in reference to a domestic disturbance. It was learned that Kelly Jane Farnsworth had been trespassed from the property on April 4. A probable cause for a warrant has been submitted to Marietta Municipal Court for ...

Sheriff’s reports

Reports/Washington County • On Sunday, a deputy began an investigation into damage done to several headstones at the Paw Paw Creek Church cemetery on Germantown Road. This case remains under investigation. • Deputies and Belpre Police Officers responded to the 1100 block of Braun Road, ...

Man gets jail time for vandalizing market

From staff reports A Marietta man was sentenced Monday morning to 60 days in jail for vandalizing Weber's Corner Grocery in 2018. Christopher Sciance, 29, of 243 Muskingum Drive, was indicted on one count of vandalism, a fifth-degree felony, after throwing an Ohio lottery sign through the ...

Real estate transfers

Adams Township • Gregory G. and Marlene I. Greene to Gregory G. and Marlene I. Greene trustees, 14565 Muskingum River Road, Lowell, land, quit claim. Barlow Township • Timothy J. Christopher to Joshua W. Christopher, 1274 Barth Road, Belpre, land and parcels, quit claim. • Donald ...

Sheriff’s reports

Reports/Washington County • On April 4, deputies and the Barlow Volunteer EMS were dispatched to Barth Road, Belpre, to the report of a subject with possible medical issues. During the investigation Andrew Hinton became extremely irate with a deputy for reasons unknown, cursing and ...

Sheriff’s reports

Reports/Washington County • On Sunday, a deputy, along with the Little Muskingum Volunteer Fire Department, responded to a small truck on fire in the front yard of a residence on Ohio 26. This case remains under investigation. • A deputy began an investigation Wednesday into a bad ...

Marietta police/sheriff’s reports

Reports/Marietta • Officers were dispatched to 218 Alta St. on Saturday in reference to a disturbance. It was learned that after an argument, a woman was pacing outside, slipped, fell on a trash can and cut her lip. She was taken to the hospital for treatment. • On Saturday, officers ...

Sheriff’s reports

Reports/Washington County •A deputy was dispatched to Barlow Township on Friday for a report of a suspicious female walking through yards on Ohio 550. A woman was located walking through a field, identified as Alicia Reese. Reese stated she left her boyfriend's residence and was walking ...

Public records

Marriages The following people recently filed for marriage licenses at the Washington County Courthouse: •Rolf Eric Baumgartel, 55, and Shara Leigh Cunningham, 34, both of Fleming; March 26. •Bradley Fenn Martin, 24, of Beverly, and Jocelynn Arianna Semon, 22, of Waterford; March ...

Sheriff’s reports

Reports/Washington County • On Thursday, a deputy recovered items in Marietta Township that were removed from a subject's vehicle. The items were returned to the owner. Arrests/Washington County The following people were recently processed into the Washington County Jail: • Natasha ...

Sheriff’s reports

Arrests/Washington County The following people were recently processed into the Washington County Jail: • William Joseph Carter Sr., 35, of 200 Pennock Drive, Beverly, was arrested for probation violation, a felony. • Emily Marie Blevins, 24, of 541 Barnett Ridge Road, Belpre, was ...

Marietta police/sheriff’s reports

Reports/Marietta • On March 24, the Baymont Inn, 701 Pike St., reported the theft of maintenance equipment that occurred in January. • On March 25, an officer was dispatched to 136 Front St. in reference to a machete found near the alley behind the residence. The machete was turned over ...

Sheriff’s reports

Reports/Washington County • On Wednesday, a deputy received information that Rachael Wilson had devised an escape plan through a suicide attempt while incarcerated at the Washington County Jail. Wilson did fake a suicide attempt and was transported for medical attention. The deputy ...

Parkersburg woman sentenced on drug charge

From staff reports A Parkersburg woman was sentenced to 30 days in the Washington County Jail Monday morning for possession of drugs. Jamie M. Pierce, 45, of 4310 11th Ave. Apt. 2, pleaded guilty on Feb. 6 to attempted possession of drugs, a fourth-degree felony, and possession of drugs, a ...

Public records

The following people recently picked up marriage licenses at the Washington County Courthouse: •Brennan Trevor Beall, 18, and Hannah Noel McDole, 19, both of Belpre; March 18. •Benjamin James Stoke, 28, and Kayla Ann Toby, 29, both of Fleming; March 19. •Jesse Lee Wagenheim, 35, and ...

Marietta police/sheriff’s reports

Reports/Marietta •Officers responded to the Washington County Fairgrounds on March 18 in reference to a report of animal neglect. Two horses were seized and transferred to a rehabilitation service. The investigation is ongoing. • Walmart, 804 Pike St., reported a shoplifter on March 18. ...

Sheriff’s reports

Reports/Washington County • A deputy responded to 13931 State Route 7, Marietta, on Friday for a breaking and entering at that location. Numerous items were removed from the property. The case remains under investigation. •A deputy responded to the Warren Local Schools garage on ...

Sheriff’s reports

Reports/Washington County • A deputy responded to 12170 State Route 60, Lowell, on Wednesday for a domestic dispute complaint. Shane Severt explained he and his wife, Sylvia, had been in a verbal argument. Shane stated they both had been consuming alcohol the majority of the night. As a ...

Sheriff’s reports

Arrests/Washington County The following people were recently processed into the Washington County Jail: •Richard Dean Welch Jr., 50, of 209 Fearing St., Marietta, was arrested for contempt of court, failure to appear. • James Chadwick Hodgson, 42, of 107 Colonial Squares Apt. E, ...