Archive of 02-27-09
On 27 Feb 09 Lt. Wilson conducted a traffic
stop on a vehicle driven by J. Paul Farley II, age 34, 45 Colegate
Drive, Marietta, for having a broken taillight and for having
a cracked windshield. Detecting an odor of alcohol, Lt. Wilson
administered sobriety tests on Mr. Farley. Exhibiting obvious
effects of alcohol, Mr. Farley was arrested for OVI. During
the stop, Lt. Wilson received notification that Mr. Farley’s
passenger, Elizabeth D. Thompson, age 23, 11240 Northwood Drive
Apt. 9, Inglis, FL, was wanted for a probation violation from
Marietta Municipal Court. Informed she was being arrested as
well, Ms. Thompson became very agitated and started cursing
and yelling. As she was being placed in the back of a cruiser
Ms. Thompson even tried to bite Deputy Sheriff Lockhart, who
arrived at the scene to assist Lt. Wilson. Charged with disorderly
conduct by intoxication, Ms. Thompson was transported to the
Washington County Jail with Mr. Farley. At the jail Mr. Farley
tested .153 BAC.
On 27 Feb 09 Deborah Clark, age 58, 3035 Indian
Run Road, Marietta, reported when she returned to her residence
at 11 am after being away for two hours she noticed her kitchen
door was broken open. Stolen from Ms. Clark’s home were
an HP IPAQ, a thirty-two inch flat panel television, an MP3
player, three digital cameras and a .22 caliber rifle. This
case remains under investigation (945).
On 27 Feb 09 Deputy Sheriff S. Travaglio issued
a citation to Donald J. Haning, age 31, 33178 County Road 265
Apt. 9, Reedsville, OH, for having a loud exhaust, for not
wearing a seat belt and for driving under a license suspended
for failing to pay child support. Deputy Travaglio stopped
Mr. Haning near milepost one on State Route 7 in Belpre Township.
On 27 Feb 09 Deputy Sheriff Smeeks arrested
Heidi J. Casteel, age 28, 9670 McDougal Road, Millfield, OH,
for possession of drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Stopping Ms. Casteel for speeding on State Route 7 near milepost
three, Deputy Smeeks conducted an exterior sniff of the vehicle
using his canine. Following a canine indication for the presence
of drugs Deputy Smeeks searched the vehicle and discovered
a marijuana pipe and small bag of marijuana in Ms. Casteel’s
On 27 Feb 09 Jill E. Keller, age 32, 1615
Briggs Hill Road, Belpre, reported her live-in boyfriend David
Flesher, age 32, was intoxicated, yelling profanities and damaged
items in their home. When she commented she was calling the
police, Ms. Keller said Mr. Flesher threw an egg at the wall,
punched another wall and tried to dislodge the faucet from
the kitchen sink. Mr. Flesher then fled into the woods and
could not be located. Mr. Flesher responded to Deputy S. Travaglio’s
attempts to contact him via mobile phone with obscenities and
refused to come out of the woods. Deputy Travaglio interviewed
Mr. Flesher over the phone the following day, at which time
Mr. Flesher admitted he had been drinking. Mr. Flesher went
on to say he would not come out of the woods because he was
looking for deer antlers, had done nothing wrong and did not
want to speak to Deputies. As a result of the incident, Deputy
Travaglio requested a summons for Mr. Flesher for disorderly
conduct by intoxication.
Office received the following warrants:
Robert C. Burgett, age 31, 45145 Stock Township
233k, Summerfield, OH, for contempt of a court order and for
failing to appear to serve three days in jail on 3 Sep 08.
Gary M. Henthorn, age 39, 33205 State Route 800, New Matamoras,
for failure to appear at a court ordered hearing on unpaid
fines in the sum of $292.
Kenneth W. Sherrell Jr., age 22, 2405 Cleveland Avenue, Steubenville,
OH, for possession of less than 100 grams of marijuana on 23
Tytus L. Shields, age 20, 1030 Clear Creek Road, Parkersburg,
for contempt of a court order on 8 Oct 08.
Kenneth A. Bay, age 20, 417 Florence Street, Belpre, for an
assault committed in Belpre on 13 Feb 09.
Jennifer L. Jones, age 36, 1210 Poplar Street, Belpre, for
violating the terms of her probation by failing to show proof
of completing twenty-four hours of community service.
Eric S. Owens, age 29, 673 Rocky Point Road, Fleming, for
driving under an FRA suspended license on 14 Feb 09.
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Meghan Nichole Evans, age 19, 1908 Avery Street, Parkersburg,
for a felony charge of receiving stolen property and for misdemeanor
charges of misuse of a credit card and receiving stolen property.
Evans was arrested at the Comfort Inn by Patrolman Caldwell
of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the
Washington County Jail on 27 Feb 09 at 12:47 am.
Elizabeth Dawn Thompson, age 23, 11240 Northwood Drive Apt.
9, Inglis, FL, for disorderly conduct by intoxication and for
violating the terms of her probation, both misdemeanors. Thompson
was arrested on Front Street in Marietta by Lt. Wilson of the
Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed into
the Washington County Jail on 27 Feb 09 at 2:29 am.
James Paul Farley II, age 34, 45 Colegate Drive, Marietta,
for .17 breath OVI, a misdemeanor. Farley was arrested on Front
Street in Marietta by Lt. Wilson of the Washington County Sheriff’s
Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 27
Feb 09 at 3:02 am.
Noel Melody Sullivan, age 21, 4701 Emerson Avenue, Parkersburg,
for .08 breath OVI and for failure to dim her headlights, both
misdemeanors. Sullivan was arrested on Front Street in Marietta
by the Ohio State Highway Patrol and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 27 Feb 09 at 3:53 am.
Christopher Allen Reynolds, age 21, 16 Rubles Curt Apt. 4,
Parkersburg, for receiving stolen property and for misuse of
a credit card, both misdemeanors. Reynolds was arrested at
the Comfort Inn in Marietta by Patrolman Nedeff of the Marietta
City Police Department and processed into the Washington County
Jail on 27 Feb 09 at 4:43 am.
Heidi J. Casteel, age 28, 9670 McDougal Road,
Millfield, OH, for possession of drugs and possession of drug
paraphernalia, both misdemeanors. Casteel was arrested in Little
Hocking by Deputy Sheriff Smeeks and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 27 Feb 09 at 11:10 am.
Nicole Marie Lowers, age 31, 305 Center Street, Beverly, for
failure to appear at a court ordered hearing on unpaid fines,
a misdemeanor. Lowers was picked up at the North Central Regional
Jail by Deputy Sheriff O’Brien and processed into the
Washington County Jail on 27 Feb 09 at 12:24 pm.
Bryan Andrew Huff, age 39, 24 Colegate Drive, Marietta, for
violating the terms of his probation, a misdemeanor. Huff was
arrested at his residence by Probation Officer Hamilton and
processed into the Washington County Jail on 27 Feb 09 at 5:35
Justin Ryan Schroeder, age 27, 6235 Fifteenmile Creek Road,
Wingett Run, for driving under a suspended license and for
speeding, both misdemeanors. Schroeder was arrested on State
Route 7 by the Ohio State Highway Patrol and processed into
the Washington County Jail on 27 Feb 09 at 7:46 pm.