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Archive of 07-10-05

On 10 Jul 05 Deputy Sheriff Kapple was dispatched to 125 Rummer Road, Marietta, to investigate a complaint reported by Amanda L. Biehl, age 28. Mrs. Biehl informed Deputy Kapple that she has a protection order against her husband Allen, age 33, and that he came to her residence the previous evening and she allowed him to stay at her home after he threatened to damage the house as he has in the past. The next day Mr. Biehl angered further after he realized his wife would not order a cease to the protection order or stop pursuing a felony domestic violence charge. After Mr. Biehl declared if he could not live at the home then Mrs. Biehl could not live their either, he disconnected the central air to the home and crawled under the double wide to disconnect the water line in retaliation for her failure to drop charges against him. Though Mr. Biehl was absent when Deputy Kapple arrived he was arrested the next day for retaliation and for violating the terms of a protection order.

On 10 Jul 05 Deputy Sheriffs Rhodes and Smithberger initiated a traffic stop after observing a vehicle traveling in the opposite direction with a malfunctioning driver’s side headlight. When questioned concerning the alcohol on his breath, Duane J. Burer, age 35, 11510 State Route 821, Warner, admitted consuming three beers earlier in the evening. Following his poor performance on field sobriety tests, Deputy Smithberger arrested Mr. Schaad for OVI and when a subsequent search of his vehicle yielded marijuana, additionally charged with possession of drugs and transported him to the Washington County Jail.

On 10 Jul 05 Sgt. Gherke investigated a domestic violence complaint reported by Melissa K. Clark, age 20, 2210 Sandhill Road, Marietta. Ms. Clark stated she was visiting a friend’s home when her live-in boyfriend, Jason L. Scarbrough, age 20, arrived and threatened to beat her if she didn’t go home and start cleaning. While en route home with Mr. Scarbrough following, Ms. Clark observed a Deputy’s vehicle stopped at Byer’s Exxon and she too stopped, under the guise of using the restroom. Mr. Scarbrough again threatened to harm Ms. Clark if she spoke to the Deputy and continued onward. As a result of Mr. Scarbrough’s actions, Sgt. Gherke arrested him for a count of domestic violence for each threat and transported him to the Washington County Jail.

On 10 Jul 05 a forty-one year old Vincent resident reported although her daughter was supposed to be at a friend’s home at 9:00 the previous evening, she did not her from her daughter until 10:00 that morning. The mother also noted situations similar to this have recently became a problem with her daughter. In consequence Deputy Sheriff Malone requested a summons for the juvenile to appear in court for being unruly.

On 10 Jul 05 Deputy Sheriffs Smithberger and Rhodes conducted a traffic stop on Rainbow Road near Waterford Road after observing a vehicle operating without a license plate light. Speaking with the driver and her passenger, Deputy Smithberger noticed an odor of alcohol and requested Kaelly A. Harper, age 18, 715 Second Street, Marietta, perform field sobriety tests while Deputy Rhodes questioned Joel E. Erb, age 21, 122 ½ Maple Street Apt. 2, Marietta, concerning two open bottles of beer on the floor. Since Ms. Harper performed poorly on field sobriety tests she was arrested for OVI and along with Mr. Erb, who was charged with consuming alcohol in a motor vehicle, were transported to the Washington County Jail.

The following individuals were processed into the Washington County Jail:

Jessica Renee Post, age 24, 1000 Dutch Ridge Place Apt. 22, Parkersburg, for OVI and for having a faulty license plate light, both misdemeanors. Post was arrested on State Route 7 by Deputy Sheriff Smithberger and processed into the Washington County Jail on 9 Jul 05 at 3:20 am.

Aaron Kristopher Beall, age 25, 415 Barber Avenue, Marietta, for driving under a suspended license, a misdemeanor. Beall was arrested on State Route 7 by Deputy Sheriff Rhodes and processed into the Washington County Jail on 9 Jul 05 at 7:40 am.

Andrew Phillip Allen, age 24, 205 Scammel Street Apt. 2, Marietta, for disorderly conduct by intoxication, a misdemeanor. Allen turned himself in at the Sheriff’s Office and was processed into the Washington County Jail on 9 Jul 05 at 4:00 pm.

Cynthia Jean Spencer, age 36, 727 Greene Street, Marietta, for failure to appear at a court ordered hearing on unpaid fines, a misdemeanor. Spencer was arrested at her residence by Sgt. Hiatt of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 9 Jul 05 at 7:00 pm.

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