Archive of 08-22-11
On 22 Aug 11 Richard Thomas, age 53, 3585 Fifteenmile
Creek Road, Marietta, reported that afternoon he discovered
what appeared to be bullet holes in the siding of his home.
After passing through the siding the bullet went through a shower
and entered the trailer’s hot water heater. The pistol
range of the Fort Harmar Gun Club is approximately 100 yards
from the home and is likely from where the projectile was fired.
This case remains under investigation (594).
On 22 Aug 11 Deputy Sheriff Carr responded
to reports of an intoxicated driver operating a vehicle in the
vicinity of State Route 676 and Hoover Road in Waterford. Shortly
thereafter a resident on Wells Road reported Regina L. Hoover,
age 47, 29 Garage Lane, Waterford, arrived at her home intoxicated
to pick up her children. Upon arrival at the home, Deputy Carr
noticed Ms. Hoover had a strong odor of alcohol and that she
had trouble maintaining her balance. Ms. Hoover admitted she
consumed “a lot of beers” and that she drove to
the residence after consuming alcohol. When Deputy Carr asked
Ms. Hoover why she was shoeless, she replied “I didn’t
have any when I came out of my mama and I don’t have any
now.” Ms. Hoover subsequently performed poorly on field
sobriety tests and was arrested for OVI. Placed in the back
of Deputy Carr’s cruiser, Ms. Hoover repeatedly kicked
the passenger side window, leaving scratches and smudges of
dirt and tar from her bare feet. Additionally charged with criminal
damaging, Ms. Hoover was transported to the Washington County
Jail. At the jail Mr. Hoover tested .225 BAC.
On 22 Aug 11 Lt. Rhodes and Deputy Sheriffs
Anderson and Metts responded to the scene of death of a fifty-two
year old Belpre resident. The man’s death appears to be
due to natural causes; no foul play is suspected.
On 22 Aug 11 Deputy Sheriff Anderson requested
a summons for Robert P. Tate, age 61, 1776 Briggs Hill Road,
Belpre, for allowing his cattle to remain at large. Responding
to reports of cows in the roadway, Deputy Anderson observed
a cow outside of Mr. Tate’s fence, standing three feet
off the road.
On 22 Aug 11 Maudie Wilcoxen, age 48, 1151
Holmes Street, Erwin, NC, reported she is the executor for the
property at 1520 Congress Road, Belpre, and when she visited
the residence she noticed the two locking mechanisms on a storage
building door were damaged. This case remains under investigation
On 22 Aug 11 Jimmy R. Brookover, age 48, 186
Main Street Lot 4, Lowell, reported after discovering his checking
account was overdrawn he determined one of his checks was stolen
and forged for $548. This case remains under investigation (1184).
On 22 Aug 11 an employee of Pristine Pools,
245 County Road 9, Marietta, reported sometime between 6 pm
on 17 Aug and 8 am on 22 Aug an unknown suspect(s) stole a fourteen
foot utility trailer from a yard beside the business. This case
remains under investigation (1184).
On 22 Aug 11 Corrections Officer Huffer filed
charges against Washington County Jail inmate Jason H. Malone,
age 33, 405 Lord Street, Marietta, for aggravated menacing and
criminal damaging. Collecting inmate meal trays, CO Huffer noticed
Mr. Malone scrawled “CO Reeder dead” on his tray.
Further investigation revealed another tray had “CO Reeder
will die soon” carved into it. CO Reeder previously placed
Mr. Malone in disciplinary lockdown and Mr. Malone made threats
to him at the time.
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
William Howard McBrayer, age 25, 717 Riverview
Drive, Belmont, WV, for obstructing official business, possession
of drugs, violating the terms of his probation and for failure
to appear at a court ordered hearing on unpaid fines, all misdemeanors.
McBrayer was arrested near milepost seven on Interstate 77 by
the Ohio State Highway Patrol and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 22 Aug 11 at 3:04 am.
Jamie Dwayne Price, age 20, 957 Zion Ridge
Road, Marietta, for contempt of a court order, a misdemeanor.
Price was arrested in Marietta Municipal Court and processed
into the Washington County Jail on 22 Aug 11 at 11:00 am.
Jason Matthew Schantz, age 19, 407 13th Street
Apt. A, Parkersburg, for domestic violence, a misdemeanor. Schantz
was arrested in Belpre by Patrolman Williams of the Belpre City
Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail
on 22 Aug 11 at 3:00 pm.
Regina Lynn Hoover, age 47, 29 Garage Lane,
Waterford, for .17 breath OVI and for criminal damaging, both
misdemeanors. Hoover was arrested on Wells Road in Waterford
by Deputy Sheriff Carr and processed into the Washington County
Jail on 22 Aug 11 at 7:32 pm.
Raul Jose Negrete, age 25, 925 Delmonte Drive
Apt. 14, Winston Salem, NC, for driving under a suspended license
and speeding, both misdemeanors. Negrete was arrested on Interstate
77 by the Ohio State Highway Patrol and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 22 Aug 11 at 10:25 pm.