Archive of 02-06-11
On 6 Feb 11 Dana Stone, age 56, 1358 Twin Bridge
Road, Little Hocking, reported when he arrived at his farm at
851 State Route 124, Little Hocking, to feed his cattle he discovered
approximately 150 feet of electrical wiring was missing one
of his silos. This case remains under investigation (208).
On 6 Feb 11 a parishioner at Beech Grove Methodist
Church, 350 Newells Run Road, Newport, reported when she unlocked
the church that morning she discovered a fire extinguisher had
been discharged throughout the building. Further inspection
of the church revealed broken windows and damage to doors where
the suspect(s) attempted to forcibly enter locked rooms. This
case remains under investigation (594).
On 6 Feb 11 Lt. Gherke issued a citation to
Stephen W. Gould, age 39, 316 Maple Street, Davisville, WV,
for operating a vehicle with fictitious plates. Lt. Gherke stopped
Mr. Gould on State Route 7 near Veto Road in Dunham Township.
On 6 Feb 11 Deputy Sheriff Smeeks arrested
William H. Keel, age 48, 1666 School House Road, Little Hocking,
for aggravated menacing and for violating the terms of a protection
order. Neighbors of Mr. Keel reported that Mr. Keel phoned their
residence several times and left threatening messages on their
answering machine. The victims stated they feared for their
safety as a result of the threats. At the time of his arrest
Mr. Keel was at the home of his wife in violation of a protection
order she has against him.
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Charles Edwin Day Jr., age 27, 830 Mount Tom
Road, Marietta, for OVI, failure to signal, possession of drugs
and possession of drug paraphernalia, all misdemeanors. Day
was arrested on Front Street in Marietta by the Ohio State Highway
Patrol and processed into the Washington County Jail on 6 Feb
11 at 1:45 am.
William Christopher Fore, age 26, 25450 Cemetery
Road, Coolville, for OVI, driving outside the marked lanes of
travel and failing to obey the right of way, all misdemeanors.
Fore was arrested on Gilman Avenue by Patrolman Caldwell of
the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 6 Feb 11 at 4:40 am.