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Archive of 10-28-07

On 28 Oct 07 Deputy Sheriff Travaglio issued a citation to Peter A. Bowersock, age 22, 25675 State Route 26, New Matamoras, for not wearing a seat belt. Deputy Travaglio stopped Mr. Bowersock on State Route 821 at Dye Road in Muskingum Township.

On 28 Oct 07 Deputy Sheriff Johnson requested a warrant for Phillip C. Hughes, age 22, 148 Woodland Avenue, Marietta, for violating the terms of a protection order. The party protected by the order, Roseann Adams, age 21, 20440 State Route 60, Beverly, stated she has ignored transgressions of the order in the past but today she felt threatened after receiving two text messages and two voicemails from Mr. Hughes.

On 28 Oct 07 Charles J. Burton, age 25, 1320 Drag Strip Road, Belpre, reported witnessing a neighbor stealing a length of electrical cord and dragging it to his home. Interviewed by Deputy Sheriff Carr, the suspect stated he took the cord because Mr. Burton owed him $10 and would return it when the funds were paid. The suspect elected to return the cord to Mr. Burton, who declined to pursue charges. It is not known if the $10 was paid.

On 28 Oct 07 David E. Wine, age 33, 40 Jay Drive, Gallipolis, reported sometime during the past week an unknown suspect(s) drilled through the lock of a storage building on his property at 705 Wallace Road, Little Hocking, and stole a Yamaha Timberwolf ATV. This case remains under investigation (200).

On 28 Oct 07 Deputy Sheriff Smeeks requested a warrant for Joshua C. Sinkfield, age 35, 111 Hart Street Apt. 2, Marietta, for obstructing official business. A passenger in a vehicle stopped for a traffic violation, Mr. Sinkfield gave a false name to avoid being arrested for active warrants from Athens and Washington counties. Mr. Sinkfield did however avoid arrest by fleeing across a busy street and absconding into the darkness of night.

On 28 Oct 07 an employee of Gary’s Towing, 1409 Pike Street, Marietta, reported when he arrived at work that morning he observed the business’ office door was forced open and that the suspect(s) who entered the business also attempted to pry open a cash register drawer. No property was reported missing. This case remains under investigation (1106).

The following individual wAS processed into the Washington County Jail:

Dennis Ray Oakley, age 27, 101 Franklin Street, Marietta, for domestic violence and for resisting arrest, both misdemeanors. Oakley was arrested at his residence by Patrolman Wenzel of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 28 Oct 07 at 11:20 pm.

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