Archive of 11-19-07
On 19 Nov 07 Deputy Sheriff Eddy responded
to the scene of death of a forty-five year old Marietta resident.
The man’s death appears natural; no foul play is suspected.
On 19 Nov 07 a forty-seven year old Belpre
resident reported he believes the female who left a derogatory
and threatening message on his answering machine did so in
retaliation of a police report he filed in May 2007. This incident
remains under investigation (1293).
On 19 Nov 07, while arresting Thomas J. Cline,
age 32, 865 Smith Hill Road, Marietta, for an active warrant,
Deputy Sheriff Carr conducted a pat down and located a bag
containing 2.05 grams of marijuana in Cline’s pants.
As a result, Deputy Carr charged Cline with possession of marijuana.
On 19 Nov 07 Deputy Sheriff Smeeks requested
a summons for Robert G. Postlewaite Jr., age 47, 3505 School
House Road, Little Hocking, for possession of marijuana and
possession of drug paraphernalia. At the Sheriff’s Office
on an unrelated matter, Mr. Postlwaite had an odor of marijuana.
In response, Deputy Smeeks conducted an exterior canine sniff
of Mr. Postlewaite’s vehicle. Once Deputy Smeeks’ dog
indicated the presence of dugs in the vehicle, Deputy Smeeks
searched the truck and found a bag of marijuana and a wooden
On 19 Nov 07 an employee of the water treatment
plant on Oak Street in Little Hocking reported when she arrived
at work at 1:45 pm she saw an unknown male spray painting “Fin..” on
top of one of the green tanks. The suspect, wearing dark shorts,
a dark hooded sweatshirt and knit hat fled before the employee
could stop him. This incident remains under investigation (296).
On 19 Nov 07 Brian E. Karcher, age 31, 149
Wells Avenue, Marietta, reported a digital camera was stolen
from his vehicle while it was parked at a friend’s residence
on Caywood Road that afternoon. This incident remains under
On 19 Nov 07 Marla Foy, age 38, 2024 Barth
Road, Belpre, reported her daughter’s cellular phone
was stolen from the girl’s locker room at Warren High
School the afternoon of 16 Nov 07. This incident remains under
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Herbert Leroy Nunn II, age 32, 121 Brant Drive,
Marietta, for violating the terms of his parole, a felony.
Nunn was arrested the Adult Probation office by Lt. Coppernoll
of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed
into the Washington County Jail on 19 Nov 07 at 5:16 pm.
Thomas Joseph Cline, age 32, 865 Smith Hill Road, Marietta,
for theft, a felony. Cline was arrested on Browns Road by Deputy
Sheriff Carr and processed into the Washington County Jail
on 19 Nov 07 at 5:24 pm.
Robin Jerome Richards, age 20, State Route 550, Barlow, for
violating the terms of his parole, a felony. Richards was arrested
at his residence by Deputy Sheriff Rhodes and processed into
the Washington County Jail on 19 Nov 07 at 5:42 pm.