Archive of 10-08-05
On 8 Oct 05 Corrections Officers interrupted
an altercation between inmates James Brumley, age 19, 122 Lake
Arthur Drive, Porterville, PA, and Stephen L. Parish, age 38,
25 Watertown Road, Watertown. As Mr. Brumley and another inmate
were arguing over an alleged stolen carton of milk, Mr. Parish
lunged at Mr. Brumley and tackled him to the floor. Because
witnesses concurred that Mr. Parish was the sole aggressor
Corrections Officer Bichard requested a summons for him for
disorderly conduct by fighting.
On 8 Oct 05 Deputy Sheriff Rhodes conducted
a traffic stop on State Route 339 near milepost twenty after
observing a vehicle travel right of the edge line on two occasions.
Speaking with the vehicle’s three occupants, Deputy Rhodes
noticed an odor of alcohol and requested the driver, Levi G.
Boice, age 24, 20943 State Route 676, Marietta, perform field
sobriety tests. Due to Mr. Boice’s poor performance on
the tests, Deputy Rhodes handcuffed and placed him in his patrol
car. A passenger in the suspect’s vehicle, Clint A. Nolan,
age 18, 58 Ballard Drive, Beverly, also smelled of alcohol
and was issued a summons for underage consumption, having admitted
consuming beer that evening. Mr. Boice was additionally charged
with possession of drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia
when Deputy Rhodes located marijuana in a cigarette pack and
a smoking pipe in the backseat of the vehicle. Mr. Boice was
then transported to the Washington County Jail.
On 8 Oct 05 Deputy Sheriff Mankins issued
a citation to Herman A. Neuberger, age 25, 4570 Laurel Ridge
Road, Lowell, for driving under a suspended license. Deputy
Mankins stopped Mr. Neuberger on Laurel Ridge Road in Adams
On 8 Oct 05 Deputy Sheriff Kapple issued a
citation to Phillip B. Jones, age 29, 286 Dempsey Avenue Lot
67, Parkersburg, for driving under a license suspended for
having unpaid citations. Deputy Kapple stopped Mr. Jones on
State Route 7 near Lockhart Street in Belpre Township.
On 8 Oct 05 Deputy Sheriff Stackpole issued
a citation to Robert L. Hysell, age 22, 220 13th Street, Parkersburg,
for traveling 66 mph in a 55 mph zone. Deputy Stackpole stopped
Mr. Hysell on State Route 7 near Joe Skinner Road in Dunham
On 8 Oct 05 Deputy Sheriff Kapple investigated
a report of a two year old, clad only in pajamas, running in
the middle of Schwendeman Hill Road. During his investigation,
Deputy Kapple surmised the child was in the care of his aunt,
Karen Arbaugh, age 38, 500 Schwendeman Hill Road, Lowell, when
he left the home unbeknownst to Ms. Arbaugh. Luckily a neighbor
observed the child outside and took him in unharmed until Ms.
Arbaugh realized he was missing an hour later. As a result
of Ms. Arbaugh’s neglect, Deputy Kapple requested a summons
for her for child endangerment.
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Charlie Thomas Griffith, age 49, 8 Sixth Street,
Belpre, for failure to appear at a court ordered hearing on
unpaid fines, a misdemeanor. Griffith was arrested on Washington
Boulevard in Belpre by Patrolman Morris of the Belpre City
Police Department and processed into the Washington County
Jail on 8 Oct 05 at 12:50 am.
Levi Gregory Boice, age 24, 20943 State Route 676, Marietta,
for .08 breath OVI, for driving outside the marked lanes of
travel, for possession of drugs and for possession of drug
paraphernalia, all misdemeanors. Boice was arrested in Beverly
by Deputy Sheriff Rhodes and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 8 Oct 05 at 2:55 am.
Christopher Scott Abbott, age 34, 108 Holly Street, Marietta,
for nonsupport of dependants, a misdemeanor. Abbott was arrested
at his residence by Sgt. Hiatt of the Washington County Sheriff’s
Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 8 Oct
05 at 9:15 am.