Archive of 04-14-10
On 14 Apr 10 Richard Earley, age 70, 700 Third
Street, New Matamoras, reported sometime between 3 Apr and 13
Apr an unknown suspect(s) pried opened a door on his garage
workshop at 52667 State Route 7, New Matamoras, and stole approximately
500 feet of copper wiring and 150 of welding lead wire. The
following day Sgt. Mankins returned to Mr. Earley’s building
after receiving a report from Mr. Earley’s relative that
the building was entered again. Mr. Earley does not believe
anything was stolen during the subsequent occasion but stated
the suspect(s) damaged the windows, headlights and taillights
of a vehicle parked nearby. Sgt. Mankins is attempting to identify
the owner of the vehicle. These cases remain under investigation.
On 14 Apr 10 Lt. Underwood and Sgt. Mankins
responded to 906 Park Avenue, New Matamoras, where an intoxicated
individual was threatening to stab himself with a bowie knife.
Disarmed by his wife prior to the arrival of the Deputies, Mark
S. Hendrix, age 54, was highly intoxicated and stated to Lt.
Underwood that he wanted to kill himself. Lt. Underwood arrested
Mr. Hendrix for disorderly conduct by intoxication his safety
and transported him to the Washington County Jail. Due to his
extreme intoxication, Corrections Officers would not accept
Mr. Hendrix and he was transported to Marietta Memorial Hospital
and released on a recognizance bond. A blood test at the hospital
revealed Mr. Hendrix’s BAC was .456.
On 14 Apr 10 Glen E. Starcher II, age 45, 6711
State Route 60, Lowell, reported at some point during the past
two weeks an unknown suspect(s) entered a workshop at 923 Lang
Farm Road, Marietta, and stole a socket set and a carburetor
with attached thermostat and intake. Mr. Starcher estimates
the cost to replace the stolen items is in excess of $1,100.
This case remains under investigation (610).
On 14 Apr 10 Robert C. Beall, age 55, Blennerhassett
Avenue Lot 24, Belpre, reported he was assaulted by a resident
on Nutter Avenue in Belpre when he stopped next door to speak
with his landlord. Mr. Beall said his assailant has bullied
him in the past and attempted to instigate fights and once again
harassed him when he arrived at his landlord’s home. Following
a brief verbal confrontation Mr. Beall stated the suspect attacked
him, punched him in the face and chest. Knocked to the ground,
Mr. Beall said the suspect struck him several more times before
bystanders intervened. This case remains open pending an interview
of the suspect (610).
On 14 Apr 10 Arthur C. Thompson, age 49, 101
Evans Street Apt. 4A, New Matamoras, reported sometime during
the previous day a pill bottle containing sixty Vicodin pills
were stolen from his residence. This case remains under investigation
On 15 Apr 10 an employee of Oxbow Golf Course,
500 Saint Andrews Boulevard, Belpre, reported at some point
during the past year two gasoline powered golf carts were stolen
from the course. This case remains under investigation (610).
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Brent Michael Radabaugh, age 32, 111 Colonial
Square Apt. B, Belpre, for violating the terms of his probation,
a felony. Radabaugh was arrested at his residence by Lt. Stackpole
of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed
into the Washington County Jail on 14 Apr 10 at 1:49 am.
Stephanie Arlene Buff, age 19, 1643 Glimmering
Sands Lane, Conover, NC, for driving under a suspended license
and for operating a vehicle with fictitious plates, both misdemeanors.
Buff was arrested on US 50 by the Ohio State Highway Patrol
and processed into the Washington County Jail on 14 Apr 10 at