Archive of 02-20-10
On 20 Feb 10 Victoria Burnett, age 56, 138 Rauch Drive, Marietta,
reported she was involved in an argument with her husband.
When interviewed, Mrs. Burnett said she wanted to scare her
husband into being quiet so she called 911 and claimed he slapped
her. Lt. Gherke and Deputy Sheriff Mayle could find no evidence
of domestic violence and closed this case as unfounded.
On 20 Feb 10 Deputy Sheriff Smeeks requested a summons for
Shawn W. Crites, age 31, 8 Sixth Street, Belpre, for theft.
Identified as a shoplifting suspect, Mr. Crites admitted stealing
a case of beer from the Station Carryout on 1 Jan 10.
On 20 Feb 10 Kenneth Dillon, age 57, 1255 Hocking Road, Little
Hocking, reported at some point during the past day an unknown
suspect broke a window on his semi-truck he parked at 18088
State Route 7, Marietta, and stole a Galaxy CB radio from inside.
This case remains under investigation (1293).
On 20 Feb 10 Deputy Sheriff Lockhart requested a summons for
Tejai Conner, age 18, 1175 Michaelis Road, Marietta, for disorderly
conduct. Upset and complaining that his sister does not do
chores around the house, Mr. Conner began yelling at his mother
when she asked him to stop complaining. Finally, when his mother
asked him to get out of the house, Mr. Conner threw a bowl
and shattered it on the kitchen floor.
On 20 Feb 10 Dean McCoy, age 65, 11825 State Route 550, Fleming,
reported a passerby stopped to inform them their barn was on
fire. The Barlow and Warren Volunteer Fire Departments responded
to extinguish the fire but were unable to do so before it caused
substantial. Though Mr. McCoy’s wife rescued one horse
from the barn, another died in the fire. The cause of the fire
appears to be electrical; no foul play is suspected (712).
The following individual
was processed into the Washington County Jail:
Jason Lewis Ek, age 32, 514 10 ½ Street, Parkersburg,
for domestic violence, a misdemeanor. Ek was arrested in Marietta
by Patrolman Nedeff of the Marietta City Police Department
and processed into the Washington County Jail on 20 Feb 10
at 4:42 am.