Archive of 09-22-12
On 22 Sep 12 Sgt. Mankins issued a citation
to William J. Scherer, age 40, 6435 County Road 4, Pedro, OH,
for driving under a suspended license and for traveling 68 mph
in a 55 mph zone. Sgt. Mankins stopped Mr. Scherer on State
Route 7 near Leith Run in Grandview Township.
On 22 Sep 12 a seventeen year old Lowell resident
was traveling northbound on State Route 60 when he struck a
deer in the vicinity of house number 14960. The collision caused
functional damage to the teenager’s Honda sedan and was
towed from the scene. The teenager was uninjured (910).
On 22 Sep 12 Eric W. Drake, age 44, 1225 County
House Lane, Marietta, reported at some point during the past
four days an unknown suspect(s) entered a trailer he is renovating
at 3820 Bells Run Road, Newport. Stolen from the trailer were
a seventeen inch television, an air compressor, air hoses, a
rifle, a saw, two nail guns and a Dewalt combo set. The value
of the stolen goods is approximately $1,400. This case remains
under investigation (1184).
On 22 Sep 12 a nine year old Little Hocking
resident and a nine year old Marietta resident were transported
to Camden Clark Hospital after the two collided head on while
riding motorcycles in a field on Maze Road in Belpre. While
the Marietta resident was released after receiving treatment
for minor injuries to his left knee and hand, the Little Hocking
resident was being transferred to Children’s Hospital
in Columbus. He suffered a broken nose, broken tooth and two
breaks on his right femur. The two children were wearing helmets
but were not wearing other protective equipment (507).
On 22 Sep 12 a Belpre resident reported he
was on his way home from work when he observed a fire at an
illegal dumpsite near 12000 Veto Road, Belpre. The Warren Fire
Department responded and extinguished the blaze. The cause of
the fire is unknown (790).
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Howard Michael Gayheart, age 39, 39 McVicar
Lane, Vincent, for criminal damaging, a misdemeanor. Gayheart
was arrested on State Route 7 by Sgt. Anderson of the Washington
County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 22 Sep 12 at 12:44 am.
Kyle Jay Forshey, age 27, 521 Sawyer Boulevard
Apt. 810, Columbus, for driving under a suspended license, possession
of drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia, all misdemeanors.
Forshey was arrested on US 50 by the Ohio State Highway Patrol
and processed into the Washington County Jail on 22 Sep 12 at
Alex J. Handschumacher, age 34, 10 Browns Road
Apt. 2B, Marietta, for a felony charge of theft and a misdemeanor
charge of criminal trespassing. Handschumacher was arrested
on Front Street by Patrolman Wright of the Marietta City Police
Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on
22 Sep 12 at 6:17 am.
Michael P. Hollingsworth, age 33, 712 Franklin
Avenue, Belpre, for a felony charge of theft and for misdemeanor
charges of criminal trespassing and failure to appear. Hollingsworth
was arrested on Front Street by Patrolman Wright of the Marietta
City Police Department and processed into the Washington County
Jail on 22 Sep 12 at 6:46 am.
David Aaron Hansen, age 35, 832 Ridge Street,
Marietta, for failure to appear, a misdemeanor. Hansen was arrested
on Ridge Street by Patrolman Hilverding of the Marietta City
Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail
on 22 Sep 12 at 3:20 pm.