Archive of 02-24-06
On 24 Feb 06 Deputy Mankins observed a vehicle
travel left of center and fail to signal when turning onto
Veto Road from State Route 7 and conducted a traffic stop.
Noticing an odor of alcohol on the driver, Kari Luton, age
30, 5 Mountaineer Trailer Court, Williamstown, Deputy Mankins
administered field sobriety tests. Following Ms. Luton’s
poor performance on the tests Deputy Mankins arrested her for
OVI and transported her to the Washington County Jail.
On 24 Feb 06 Jerry O. Cousins Jr., age 30,
490 Culver Run Road, Waterford, reported finding six bags of
garbage dumped along the roadway on his property at 7:20 am
that morning. This case remains under investigation (695).
On 24 Feb 06 Barney M. Pickens, age 57, 1405
Cole-Coffman Road, Marietta, reported at some point during
the past week a roll of copper wire was stolen from the bed
of each of two trucks parked in his driveway. This case remains
under investigation (695).
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Kari Danette Luton, age 30, 5 Mountaineer Trailer Court, Williamstown,
for .08 breath OVI, a misdemeanor. Luton was arrested on State
Route 7 by Deputy Sheriff Mankins and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 24 Feb 06 at 2:40 am.
Jacob Martin Short, age 26, 310 Wooster Street, Marietta,
for .17 breath OVI and for driving left of center, both misdemeanors.
Short was arrested on Fourth Street by the Ohio State Highway
Patrol and processed into the Washington County Jail on 24
Feb 06 at 3:00 am.
Wayne Edward Valentine, age 25, 1637 ½ 19th
Street, Parkersburg, for driving under an FRA suspended license,
not wearing a seat belt and for failure to appear at a court
ordered hearing on unpaid fines, all misdemeanors. Valentine
was arrested on State Route 550 by the Ohio State Highway Patrol
and processed into the Washington County Jail on 24 Feb 06
at 9:08 pm.