Archive of 04-30-12
On 30 Apr 12 Richard Daniell, age 74, 812 Ridgewood
Boulevard, Belpre, was life-flighted to Grant Medical Center
in Columbus following a tractor rollover in the vicinity of
the 1600 block of Drag Strip Road. After the tractor rolled
onto Mr. Daniell on a steep bank, bystanders were able to move
him from underneath the tractor. Prior to his departure for
treatment, Mr. Daniell was able to move all of his extremities;
his current condition in unknown (592).
On 30 Apr 12 Natalie Joy, age 32, 109 Lockhart
Street, Belpre, reported she was assaulted by her husband, Jeffrey,
age 42, as she prepared her children for school that morning.
Accusing his wife of chatting with other men online, Mr. Joy
struck his wife in the face with such force that it knocked
her glasses to the floor. Questioned by Deputy Sheriff Carr,
Mr. Joy said he caught his wife video chatting with a man and
claimed that she attempted to stab him in the neck with a candle
holder. Unable to find evidence to support Mr. Joy’s statement,
Deputy Carr arrested Mr. Joy for domestic violence and transported
him to the Washington County Jail.
On 30 Apr 12 Sgt. Smeeks and the Dunham Fire
Department responded to a fire at the residence of Jason Blosser,
age 31, at 5140 Veto Road, Vincent. Mr. Blosser said he awoke
in the middle of the night, smelled smoke and evacuated his
family after seeing an orange glow in the home’s basement.
The fire, which caused substantial damage, appears to have started
when loose insulation fell from the basement ceiling onto a
lighted candle. Recently purchasing the home, Mr. Blosser commented
that the candle was placed in the basement to help conceal the
musty smell that resulted from the home not being lived in for
a period of time.
On 30 Apr 12 Lindsey Adams, age 23, 955 Mitchells
Lane, Marietta, reported sometime over the weekend an unknown
suspect(s) stole six of her prescription Adipex pills from her
home. This case remains under investigation (507).
On 30 Apr 12 Deputy Sheriff McKee responded
to the scene of death of a seventy-nine year old Marietta resident.
The woman’s death appears to be due to natural causes;
no foul play is suspected.
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Jeffrey Allen Joy, age 42, 109 Lockhart Street,
Belpre, for domestic violence, a misdemeanor. Joy was arrested
at his residence by Deputy Sheriff Underwood and processed into
the Washington County Jail on 30 Apr 12 at 8:41 am.
Richard Wesley Hawkins, age 42, 101 Theis Avenue
Apt. 15, Marietta, for violating the terms of his probation,
a felony. Hawkins was arrested at his residence by Patrolman
Hilverding of the Marietta City Police Department and processed
into the Washington County Jail on 30 Apr 12 at 2:22 pm.
Darren Robert Layne, age 30, 205 Sixth Avenue,
Parkersburg, for violating the terms of his probation, a misdemeanor.
Layne was arrested at the office of Probation Officer P. Brockmeier
and processed into the Washington County Jail on 30 Apr 12 at
Corinne Marie Schultheisz, age 55, 116 Walker
Street, Marietta, for disorderly conduct by intoxication, a
misdemeanor. Schultheisz was arrested on Sixth Street by Patrolman
Thomas of the Marietta City Police Department and processed
into the Washington County Jail on 30 Apr 12 at 6:55 pm.
Joshua Leroy Gore, age 24, 130 Cemetery Drive,
New Matamoras, for violating the terms of his probation, a felony.
Gore was arrested in New Matamoras by Patrolman Freed of the
New Matamoras Police Department and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 30 Apr 12 at 8:02 pm.