Archive of 09-28-11
On 28 Sep 11 Jessica Green, age 18, 315 Main
Street, Waterford, reported she was involved in a dispute with
her live-in boyfriend in the morning’s early hours. Accusing
her boyfriend of using drugs, Ms. Green said they shouted at
each other and briefly shoved each other before separating for
the remainder of the evening. Determining neither party feared
for their safety, Deputy Sheriff Schubert closed this case as
On 28 Sep 11 Deputy Sheriff Smeeks issued a
citation to Alan M. Hines, age 41, 32969 Hartshorn Ridge Road,
Lewisville, OH, for not wearing a seat belt. Deputy Smeeks originally
stopped Mr. Hines for speeding on State Route 821 near milepost
ten in Salem Township.
On 28 Sep 11 Alice M. Corp, age 72, 220 Melody
Lane, Marietta, reported she recently noticed $297 was missing
from a drawer in her nightstand. Checking other drawers in her
bedroom, Ms. Corp concluded two necklaces and three rings were
missing as well. This case remains under investigation (1007).
On 28 Sep 11 Lillie B. Singer, age 51, 11827
State Route 555, Cutler, reported she was incarcerated for a
period last month and at some point during that time an unknown
suspect(s) stole a window air conditioner and an electrical
box from her property. This case remains under investigation
On 28 Sep 11 Deputy Sheriff Reeder requested
a summons for Josh A. Mettler, age 31, 902 21st Street, Parkersburg,
for theft. A clerk at the Pit Stop reported on 19 Sep that Mr.
Mettler attempted to pay for $64.51 in gasoline with a check
that would not clear. The clerk gave Mr. Mettler a day to pay
for the gasoline but he did not return the station. Granted
a second extension, Mr. Mettler had still yet to return to pay
for his purchase.
On 28 Sep 11 Mark Sargent, age 53, 790 Allman
Road, Belpre, reported on 22 Sep he noticed a .22 rifle was
missing from his garage and $500 from his nightstand. Mr. Sargent
said he suspected a family friend took his property and when
he contacted the friend, Erick A. Cline, age 25, 309 Maple Street,
Belpre, he returned the rifle. Several days after that Mr. Sargent
determined ten of his business checks were missing from his
checkbook. Mr. Sargent subsequently found that one of the stolen
checks was written to Mr. Cline for $659 and his signature was
forged on it. Mr. Sargent said Mr. Cline is aware of where he
keeps the checks in his home and knows how to access the inside
of the home if no one is present. While Deputy Sheriff Carr
was investigating the case Mr. Cline phoned Mr. Sargent and
admitted stealing the checks. Mr. Cline claimed an acquaintance
forged the check but admitted using the check’s proceeds
to purchase heroin. As a result of his investigation, Deputy
Carr requested warrants for Mr. Cline for burglary and theft.
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Shaun Wesley Sturm, age 26, 307 Gilman Avenue,
Marietta, for disorderly conduct by intoxication, a misdemeanor.
Sturm was arrested on Front Street by Patrolman Chapman of the
Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 28 Sep 11 at 12:10 am.
Joshua Allen Campbell, age 28, Marietta, for
a felony charge of breaking and entering and a misdemeanor charge
of violating the terms of a protection order. Campbell was arrested
in Waterford by Deputy Sheriff Holbert and processed into the
Washington County Jail on 28 Sep 11 at 2:09 am.
James Robert McGrath, age 29, PO Box 415, Malta,
OH, for violating the terms of his probation, a misdemeanor.
McGrath was arrested on Interstate 77 by the Ohio State Highway
Patrol and processed into the Washington County Jail on 28 Sep
11 at 2:33 am.
Lori Lynn Leedy, age 46, 619 Connett Road,
Nelsonville, for domestic violence and for violating the terms
of a protection order, both misdemeanors. Leedy turned herself
in to Major Coppernoll of the Washington County Sheriff’s
Office and was processed into the Washington County Jail on
28 Sep 11 at 10:24 am.
John Daniel Davis III, age 35, 102 North Avenue
Apt. 13, Plain City, OH, for felonious assault and for a misdemeanor
charge of contempt of a court order. Davis was picked up at
the Morgan county line by Lt. Hornbeck of the Washington County
Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington County
Jail on 28 Sep 11 at 3:34 pm.
Lynsey Brooke Erb, age 24, 1006 Grandview Avenue,
New Matamoras, for being a fugitive from justice, a felony.
Erb was arrested on State Route 7 by Patrolman Freed of the
New Matamoras Police Department and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 28 Sep 11 at 5:45 pm.
Travis Edgar Pasco, age 24, 980 Olloch Hill
Road, Lowell, for felony charges of trafficking in drugs and
possession of drugs and a misdemeanor charge of failure to appear.
Pasco was arrested at Colonial Terrace by Probation Officer
Brockmeier and processed into the Washington County Jail on
28 Sep 11 at 5:50 pm.