Archive of 10-22-12
On 22 Oct 12 Curtis J. Noel, age 51, 255 Arends
Ridge Road, Marietta, reported he recently discovered two checks
were stolen from his checkbook and forged for a total of $800.
This case remains under investigation (1007).
On 22 Oct 12 Tucker Hurst, age 26, 2589 Barth
Road, Belpre, reported approximately two weeks ago he believes
his ex-wife’s boyfriend choked his nine year old son.
Mr. Hurst’s ex-wife confirmed an incident between her
son and her boyfriend occurred but said the child was not injured.
This case remains under investigation (597).
FELONY DRUG ARREST
An anonymous tip led to the arrest of a twenty-five
year old Beverly resident in Morgan County yesterday afternoon.
Joseph A. Anderson was reportedly returning to the area after
purchasing narcotics in Columbus. With the assistance of the
Morgan County Sheriff’s Office and the Beverly Police
Department, Major Crimes Task Force Agents conducted a traffic
stop near the intersection of State Route 83 and Center Bend
Road near Beverly. Following a canine indication for the presence
of drugs, Officers searched the vehicle and discovered a small
quantity of marijuana. Informed later that additional drugs
were possibly hidden in the vehicle, Officers conducted an extensive
search and discovered approximately six grams of heroin concealed
in an area under the dash.
As a result of the traffic stop Mr. Anderson
faces a second degree felony charge of having a hidden compartment
in a vehicle, a third degree felony charge of possession of
heroin and misdemeanor charges of possession of suboxone and
possession of marijuana.
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Eric Dwayne Hardie, age 33, 105 Gilman Avenue
Lot 10, Marietta, for a felony charge of being a fugitive from
justice and misdemeanor charges of failure to appear and breach
of recognizance. Hardie was picked up at the Noble Correctional
Institution and processed into the Washington County Jail on
22 Oct 12 at 11:08 am.
Jarrod Michael Bauerbach, age 33, 200 Pennock
Drive Lot 63, Beverly, for violating the terms of his probation,
a felony. Bauerbach was arrested at his residence by Patrolman
Miller of the Beverly Police Department and processed into the
Washington County Jail on 22 Oct 12 at 11:34 am.
Torrey Tremain Swain, age 32, 428 Crestwood
Avenue, Akron, for three felony charges of trafficking in drugs.
Swain was picked up at the Mansfield Correctional Institution
by Deputy Sheriff Deem and processed into the Washington County
Jail on 22 Oct 12 at 2:40 pm.
Tyler Thomas Olin, age 21, 3119 Hilcrest Lane,
Fallbrook, CA, for soliciting, a misdemeanor. Olin was arrested
on Brentwood Street by Patrolman Caldwell of the Marietta City
Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail
on 22 Oct 12 at 2:41 pm.
Benjamin Stephen Fair, age 32, 1208 County
House Lane Apt. F, Marietta, for violating the terms of his
probation, a misdemeanor. Fair was arrested at the office of
Probation Officer Willson and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 22 Oct 12 at 4:02 pm.
William Thomas Cunningham, age 31, 414 Main
Street, Belpre, for theft, a felony. Cunningham was arrested
in Belpre by Deputy Sheriff McPeek and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 22 Oct 12 at 6:27 pm.