Archive of 05-11-12
On 11 May 12 administrators at the Washington
County Career Center reported a male student and a female student
were believed to have sexually explicit photos on their phones
that they previously sent to each other via text message. Examining
the phones, Sgt. Anderson observed several explicit photos on
the female’s phone that she took of herself but found
no such images on the male’s phone. After the phones undergo
further forensic examination, Sgt. Anderson will contact the
Prosecutor’s Office to determine if any charges are warranted
in the matter.
On 11 May 12 Steven Johnson, age 35, 207 Main
Street, Lowell, reported when he approached a tenant to inform
him he was being evicted, the tenant, Jeffrey Dowler, age 46,
punched him without provocation. Mr. Johnson was not injured
but said that Mr. Dowler hit him hard. Admitting he struck Mr.
Johnson, Mr. Dowler was arrested for assault by Deputy Sheriff
Hall and transported to the Washington County Jail.
On 11 May 12 Robert Vernon, age 55, 375 Bethel
Road, Marietta, reported at some point during the past week
an unknown suspect(s) kicked open the door to his garage. Believing
only jumper cables were stolen, Mr. Vernon declined to pursue
the matter further (1104).
On 11 May 12 Ellen O’Brien, age 51, 11427
State Route 821, Lower Salem, reported when she returned from
vacation she discovered a Stihl weed eater was missing from
her garage. Ms. O’Brien said the weed eater was stolen
sometime after 9 May and was valued at $300. This case remains
under investigation (912).
The following individual
was processed into the Washington County Jail:
Jeffrey Scott Dowler, age 46, 5963 SW 112th
Way, Cooper City, FL, for assault, a misdemeanor. Dowler was
arrested on Main Street in Lowell by Deputy Sheriff Hall and
processed into the Washington County Jail on 11 May 12 at 9:24