Archive of 10-26-11
On 26 Oct 11 Deputy Sheriff Schubert issued
a citation to Eric D. Bills, age 42, 5858 Hebron Road, Saint
Marys, for traveling 65 mph in a 50 mph zone. Deputy Schubert
stopped Mr. Bills on US 50 near Braun Road in Belpre Township.
On 26 Oct 11 the Sheriff’s Office was
notified of a butadiene leak at Kraton Polymers at 2419 State
Route 618, Belpre. The colorless, odorless chemical is utilized
in the production of synthetic rubber and is inflammable. The
chemical release was caused by a leaking flange that was repaired
without incident. It is believed that the release was under
a total of ten pounds, which is the threshold for reporting
such a release and was reported as a precaution. No injuries
On 26 Oct 11 Daniel Gaughan, age 45, 106 Fourth
Street, Beverly, reported he was held against his will in an
office at his place of employment in Lowell that afternoon.
Mr. Gaughan said he believed his supervisor was upset that he
filed a worker’s compensation claim slammed a door when
he tried to leave the office. Mr. Gaughan stated his supervisor
also stood in front of the door and yelled at him to fill out
additional paperwork. Only wanting the incident noted, Mr. Gaughan
declined to pursue charges in the matter (1007).
On 26 Oct 11 William B. Poling, age 27, 15
Stanley Street, Newport, reported sometime between 24 and 25
Oct an unknown suspect(s) entered a storage building on his
property and stole an ATV, a climbing tree stand, a compound
bow and a hunting bag. This case remains under investigation
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Matthew Lee Lipps, age 23, 434 West Virginia
Avenue, Harrisville, WV, for consuming alcohol in a vehicle
and for possession of drug paraphernalia, both misdemeanors.
Lipps was arrested in Belpre by Patrolman Hunter of the Belpre
City Police Department and processed into the Washington County
Jail on 26 Oct 11 at 3:21 am.
Nick Roscoe Blackburn Jr., age 28, 573 Fifth
Street, Parkersburg, for violating the terms of his probation,
a misdemeanor. Blackburn was picked up at the Southeast Ohio
Regional Jail by Deputy Sheriff Underwood and processed into
the Washington County Jail on 26 Oct 11 at 3:45 pm.
Glenn Francis Young Jr., age 46, 220 Broadway
Street Apt. 8, Ravenswood, WV, for a felony charge of theft
and for misdemeanor charges of driving under a suspended license,
failure to reinstate his operator’s license and for operating
a vehicle with expired plates. Young was arrested near milepost
seventeen on Interstate 77 by the Ohio State Highway Patrol
and processed into the Washington County Jail on 26 Oct 11 at
Charles Edwin Day Jr., age 28, 830 Mount Tom
Road, Marietta, for domestic violence, a misdemeanor. Day was
arrested at his residence by Deputy Sheriff Anderson and processed
into the Washington County Jail on 26 Oct 11 at 5:56 pm.
Steven Wayne Lockhart, age 47, 63 Apple Road,
Davisville, WV, for unlawful sexual conduct with a minor, a
felony. Lockhart was arrested in Marietta by Patrolman McCracken
of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the
Washington County Jail on 26 Oct 11 at 8:02 pm.
Thomas Lee Doty II, age 43, 15956 State Route
821, Macksburg, for failure to appear, a misdemeanor. Doty was
arrested at his residence by Deputy Sheriff Reeder and processed
into the Washington County Jail on 26 Oct 11 at 11:56 pm.