Archive of 07-06-11
On 6 Jul 11 Deputy Sheriff Lockhart and the
Watertown Fire Department were dispatched to a fire at the residence
of Wayne E. McNabb, age 38, 75 Davis Road, Watertown. Mr. McNabb
was at a friend’s home at the time of the fire but returned
to his residence after hearing the fire department was en route.
The Watertown fire chief said he believes the fire was caused
by an electrical problem in the home’s basement and does
not appear to have been intentionally set. The fire caused an
estimated $85,000 to $100,000 in damage.
On 6 Jul 11 a forty-four year old Marietta
resident was transported to Marietta Memorial Hospital after
she was found unconscious, lying in a pool of blood. The woman’s
family said the victim was an alcoholic and complained of having
a headache for several days. Emergency room personnel believe
the woman was bleeding on her brain and needed surgery. The
victim’s current condition is unknown (1184).
ONE SHOT, ONE INJURED
DURING DRIVE BY SHOOTING
On 5 July 11 at approximately 9:22 pm Deputy
Sheriff Caltrider and other officers were dispatched to the
scene of a drive by shooting at the residence of Michael Slonaker,
age 27, 316 Main Street, New Matamoras. An investigation revealed
that after a verbal argument between other individuals at this
location, Charles R. “Chuck” Lamp, age 56, 4065
West Ridge Road Lot 10, Erie, PA, and Nicky L. Lamp, age 38,
29795 State Route 7, Marietta, left and then returned to 316
Main Street in a black Chevrolet Cavalier with a handgun that
was obtained from a friend. Witnesses later identified Nicky
Lamp as the driver and Charles Lamp as the passenger.
The Lamps drove by 316 Main Street and Charles
Lamp allegedly fired two shots from the weapon, one of which
struck and remained lodged in Mike Slonaker’s buttocks.
Fleeing the scene, the Lamps swerved the vehicle and attempted
to strike two individuals who were standing nearby, observing
the alteration. The vehicle missed one person, but struck Amen
Dunn, age 24, 707 Second Street, New Matamoras, in the right
leg. Dunn was treated at the scene and transported to Marietta
Memorial Hospital. His current condition is unknown.
Charles and Nicky Lamp were subsequently located
driving the Chevrolet Caviler in Monroe County and detained
by the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office. Charles Lamp was
charged with a first degree felony offense of Attempted Murder.
Nicky Lamp was charged with Complicity to Commit Murder, also
a first degree felony offense. Other charges against the duo
are pending. Both remain incarcerated in the Washington County
Jail in lieu of bond pending their initial appearance in Marietta
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Charles Robert Lamp, age 56, 133 Clark Street,
Powhatan Point, OH, for attempted aggravated murder, a felony.
Lamp was picked up at the Monroe County line by Deputy Sheriff
Lockhart and processed into the Washington County Jail on 6
Jul 11 at 1:31 am.
Nicky Lee Lamp, age 38, 818 Main Street, New
Matamoras, for attempted aggravated murder, a felony. Lamp was
picked up at the Monroe County line by Deputy Sheriff Caltrider
and processed into the Washington County Jail on 6 Jul 11 at
William Kuhn, age 30, 28 Briarbey Lane, Fleming,
for driving under a suspended license, a misdemeanor. Kuhn was
arrested in Marietta Municipal Court by Patrolman Linscott of
the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 6 Jul 11 at 10:00 am.