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Archive of 05-31-09

On 31 May 09 the Fearing Volunteer Fire Department transported a forty-four year old Marietta resident to Marietta Memorial Hospital for treatment of self-inflicted cuts to his arms. Sgt. Eddy was informed by hospital personnel that the wounds were not serious and the victim will be undergoing further evaluation.

On 31 May 09 Bobby Baker, age 39, 190 Arends Ridge Road, Marietta, reported the driver of an unknown vehicle pulled into his driveway and sideswiped the driver’s side of his 1999 Buick Regal. The crash, occurring sometime overnight, caused moderate damage to Mr. Baker’s vehicle. This incident remains under investigation (594).

On 31 May 09 Roger Eddy, age 55, 5277 School House Road, Little Hocking, reported an unknown suspect(s) pried the lock off a storage building on his property and stole a non-functioning weed eater and a plastic barrel containing garden tools. Mr. Eddy said the objects were of little value and only wanted the Sheriff’s Office notified of the theft (608).

On 31 May 09 at 10 pm Mark W. Francis, age 61, 5660 Shay Ridge Road, New Matamoras, reported his neighbor Daniel G. Hayes, age 37, 5675 Shay Ridge Road, was upset that he phoned law enforcement at 3 pm and complained about a relative of Mr. Hayes urinating in plain view of him and his wife. When Mr. Francis phoned for assistance the second time he said Mr. Hayes made threatening comments throughout the afternoon and evening and threatened to kill him on more than one occasion. Furthermore, Mr. Francis stated he heard Mr. Hayes discharge a firearm and it caused him to fear for his safety. Visibly intoxicated, Mr. Hayes continued his threatening behavior while being interviewed by Deputy Sheriff Holbert and freely foreshadowed future frays with his foe, Francis. Discovering two shotgun shell casings with a fresh gunpowder smell, Deputy Holbert arrested Mr. Hayes for aggravated menacing and using a weapon while intoxicated and transported him to the Washington County Jail.

On 31 May 09 Lisa N. Owens, age 28, 2597 Congress Road, Belpre, reported her estranged husband Eric, age 29, 673 Rocky Point Road, Fleming, appeared at her residence in an agitated state and was attempting to obtain some of his belongings. Mrs. Owens aid she refused to argue with her husband, which exacerbated his anger. Before Mr. Owens departed the residence, Mrs. Owens stated he threatened to knock her teeth down her throat and put her in the ICU. Determining Mrs. Owens feared for her safety, Deputy Sheriff Smeeks requested a warrant for Mr. Owens for domestic violence.

The following individuals were processed into the Washington County Jail:

Howard Michael Gayheart, age 36, 135 First Street, Vincent, for OVI, a misdemeanor. Gayheart was arrested in Vincent by Detective Rhodes of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 31 May 09 at 3:16 am.

Erika Dawn Ghee, age 29, 605 Dana Road, Newport, for a felony charge of receiving stolen property and for misdemeanor charges of speeding, failure to reinstate her operator’s license, not wearing a seat belt and having fictitious plates. Ghee was arrested on Interstate 77 by the Ohio State Highway Patrol and processed into the Washington County Jail on 31 May 09 at 7:42 pm.

Jason Allen Lauderman, age 21, 210 Cedar Street, Marietta, for driving under an FRA suspended license, a misdemeanor. Lauderman turned himself in to Patrolman Chapman at the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 31 May 09 at 8:41 pm.

Glen Edward Church, age 46, 502 Barclay Street Apt. L, Belpre, for criminal mischief, a misdemeanor. Church was arrested at his residence by Patrolman Jobes of the Belpre City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 31 May 09 at 8:59 pm.

Eduardo Juarez-Hilario, age 20, 1420 Matthew Allen Circle, Kannapolis, NC, for speeding and for operating a vehicle without a driver’s license, both misdemeanors. Juarez-Hilario was arrested on Interstate 77 by the Ohio State Highway Patrol and processed into the Washington County Jail on 31 May 09 at 10:02 pm.

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