Archive of 12-26-03
On 26 Dec 03 David P. Thomas Jr., age 36, 49535
State Route 7, New Matamoras, reported after paying a $4,500
down payment for siding and window work in June, the contractor
has failed to complete the work. The contractor attempted to
issue a refund however the check was returned for non-sufficient
funds. This case remains under investigation (1071).
On 26 Dec 03 an employee of Werner Trucking, headquartered in
Omaha, Nebraska, reported between 25 Dec at 4 pm and 26 Dec
at 7:30 am an unidentified suspect(s) broke a window and entered
his semi truck while parked near the 22 mile marker on State
Upon further examination an adjacent truck also showed signs
of forced entry, yet nothing appeared to be missing. This case
remains under investigation (500) (597).
On 26 Dec 03 while on patrol westbound on US 50 near Farson
Street in Belpre, Deputy Sheriff Kapple observed an eastbound
four wheel drive vehicle drive through the median and make a
u-turn into the westbound lane. Upon making contact with the
driver David A. Hill, age 43, 11310 Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando,
FL, Mr. Hill informed Deputy Kapple he had an unloaded .270
caliber rifle in the vehicle. Deputy Kapple found the firearm
and found that, in fact, it had a shell in the chamber and a
full magazine. Mr. Hill was issued a citation for driving through
the median, arrested for carrying a concealed weapon, in violation
of Section 2923.12 of the Ohio Revised Code and transported
to the Washington County Jail.
On 26 Dec 03 Christopher Ladeaux, age 32, 1230 Warren Chapel
Road, Fleming, reported on three separate occasions since 22
Dec an unknown suspect(s) removed lighted candy cane decorations
from the ground finally causing them to be inoperable.
This case remains under investigation (1090).
On 26 Dec 03 Mark W. Heitman, age 36, 454 James Road, Fleming,
reported an unknown suspect(s) damaged the sides of his Nissan
Maxima while parked at the Fleming Mall on State Route 550 in
Fleming. This case remains under investigation (1090).
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Jeffrey Alan Null, age 609 Elm Street, Belpre
OH, for Disorderly Conduct (Intoxication). Null was arrested
at his residence by Patrolman Morris of the Belpre Police Department.
Null was processed into the County Jail on 26 Dec 03 at 5:00
David Allen Hill, age 43, 11310 Orange Blossom Trail Orlando
FL, for Carrying a Concealed Weapon, a felony charge, and Driving
on a Divided Highway, a misdemeanor charge.
Hill was arrested on Farson Street in Belpre by Deputy Sheriff
Kapple of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office. Hill
was processed into the County Jail on 26 Dec 03 at 9:25 AM.
Adam Cole Bennett, age 25, 290 Hamrick Lane Belpre OH, for Failure
to Appear. Bennett turned himself into the Washington County
Sheriff’s Office and was arrested by Deputy Sheriff Sears.
Bennett was processed into the Washington County Jail on 26
Dec 03 at 12:30 PM.
William Eugene O’Brien, age 39, Route 2 Box 267A, Marietta
OH, for Aggravated Menacing, a misdemeanor charge.
O’Brien was arrested in Warner by Deputy Sheriff Sears
of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed
into the County Jail on 26 Dec 03 at 2:15 PM.
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