Archive of 12-31-11
On 31 Dec 11 Deputy Sheriff Anderson requested
summonses for Douglas A. Hendershot, age 39, 47681 State Route
7, New Matamoras; Dale E. Dalrymple, age 34, 773 Old Beavertown
Road, New Matamoras; Charles R. Gump Jr., age 20, 47723 State
Route 7, New Matamoras; and a seventeen year old New Matamoras
resident for criminal trespassing. The owner of Grimes Sand
and Gravel reported the suspects entered his business’
property, which is posted as no trespassing, and were in the
process of cutting steel off his boat dock. The suspects claimed
the incident was a misunderstanding but the owner said since
the suspects were local residents they were well acquainted
with the borders of the property. Mr. Gump was also charged
with criminal damaging due to the fact that he was cutting steel
when the business owner confronted the group.
On 31 Dec 11 Lt. Hornbeck requested summonses
for thirteen and sixteen year old Little Hocking residents to
appear in Juvenile Court for being unruly. The teenagers received
permission from their foster mother to ride their bikes in the
area but did not return by the time of their curfew. The two
have yet to return to their residence.
On 31 Dec 11 Roxanne Drayer, age 50, 1210 Drag
Strip Road, Belpre, reported during an argument, her son, Dakota
Lawson, age 18, head butted her in the back of the head. Angry
that his mother turned off his computer after he refused to
turn down his music, Mr. Lawson flew into a rage. Ms. Drayer
said her son cornered her, forcing her to slap him in the face
to escape. Confirming Ms. Drayer’s account with a witness,
Deputy Sheriff Carr arrested Mr. Drayer for domestic violence
and transported him to the Washington County Jail.
On 31 Dec 11 Deputy Sheriff Lockhart issued
a citation to Shawn T. Wheeler, age 25, 395 Sandhill Road, Marietta,
for traveling 67 mph in a 55 mph zone and for operating a vehicle
with an expired driver’s license. Deputy Lockhart stopped
Mr. Wheeler on State Route 7 near Lockhart Street in Belpre
On 31 Dec 11 Deputy Sheriff Smeeks issued a
citation to Megan J. Newlon, age 21, 2250 Huck Road, Lowell,
for driving under an FRA suspended license. Deputy Smeeks originally
stopped Ms. Newlon for not having a front license plate near
the intersection of Ash and Waterford roads in Muskingum Township.
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Richard Bernard Higgs Jr., age 22, 241 Muskingum
Drive, Marietta, for receiving stolen property, a misdemeanor.
Higgs was arrested on Clinton Street by Patrolman Wright of
the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 31 Dec 11 at 4:05 am.
Dakota Allen Lawson, age 18, 1210 Drag Strip
Road, Belpre, for domestic violence, a felony. Lawson was arrested
at his residence by Deputy Sheriff Carr and processed into the
Washington County Jail on 31 Dec 11 at 6:29 pm.