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Archive of 11-21-05

On 21 Nov 05 Deputy Sheriff Mankins conducted a traffic stop on Caywood Road after receiving a report that the driver of the vehicle left his residence with a shotgun and was threatening suicide. While patting down Kenneth R. Miller, age 33, 307 Maple Street, Marietta, for weapons and placing him, handcuffed into his patrol, Deputy Mankins noticed an odor of alcohol. Once transported to the Washington County Jail, Mr. Miller tested above .08 on a breath test and was charged with OVI and for operating with an expired license.

On 21 Nov 05 Deputy Sheriff Rhodes conducted a traffic stop on State Route 7 near Eramet after observing the vehicle he was following swerving in and out of its lane several times. Speaking to the driver, Deputy Rhodes noticed Gregory L. Swisher, age 35, 1185 Joe Skinner Road, Belpre, had glassy, bloodshot eyes and smelled of alcohol. Though Mr. Swisher admitted consuming two beers, he performed poorly on field sobriety tests and tested over .19 on a breathalyzer. Therefore, Deputy Rhodes arrested Mr. Swisher for OVI and for driving outside the marked lanes of travel and transported him to the Washington County Jail.

On 21 Nov 05 Stephanie K. Sams, age 20, 18265 County Road 40, Caldwell, reported while she was inside People’s Bank at 103 Main Street, Lower Salem, another customer came inside the bank and informed her that the driver of a red, full size Chevy truck backed into the rear left fender of her 2003 Pontiac Grand Am. The driver of the truck then left the scene without inspecting the moderate damage to Ms. Sams’ vehicle or leaving a note. This incident remains under investigation (695).

On 21 Nov 05 Donald N. Harper, age 64, 1674 McGill Road, Belpre, reported when he returned to his residence that evening after a two day absence his bedroom was in disarray. Upon further inspection Mr. Harper deduced an unknown suspect(s) entered his home through a rear door and stole four handguns varying in size from .22 caliber to nine millimeter. This case remains under investigation (200, 501, 684).

The following individuals were processed into the Washington County Jail:

Kenneth Ray Miller, age 33, 307 Maple Street, Marietta, for .08 breath OVI and for operating with an expired or without an operator’s license, both misdemeanors. Miller was arrested in Marietta by Deputy Sheriff Mankins and processed into the Washington County Jail on 21 Nov 05 at 12:05 am.

Gregory Lloyd Swisher, age 35, 1185 Joe Skinner Road, Belpre, for .17 breath OVI and for driving outside the marked lanes of travel, both misdemeanors. Swisher was arrested on State Route 7 by Deputy Sheriff Rhodes and processed into the Washington County Jail on 21 Nov 05 at 12:55 am.

Jason Ray Luke, age 22, 137 Franklin Street Apt. 2, Marietta, for violating the terms of his probation, a felony. Luke was arrested at the Adult Parole Office by Patrolman Douglas of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 21 Nov 05 at 11:30 am.

Venson E. Moore III, age 28, 310 Main Street, Lowell, for two felony charges of burglary. Moore was picked up in Cleveland by Deputy Sheriff O’Brien and processed into the Washington County Jail on 21 Nov 05 at 4:55 pm.

Kenneth Burk Echard, age 22, 120 Harmar Street, Marietta, for domestic violence and for underage alcohol sales, both misdemeanors. Echard was arrested at his residence by Patrolman Chapman of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 21 Nov 05 at 8:15 pm.

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