Archive of 05-24-13
On 24 May 13 Deputy Sheriff McPeek issued a
citation to Jason Richardson, age 25, 6161 North Prince Road,
Malta, for reckless operation. A Corrections Officer supervising
a roadside cleanup crew near milepost twenty-two on State Route
339 reported Mr. Richardson drove past their location at a high
rate of speed, locked his brakes and multiple times and did
On 24 May 13 the Wesley Fire Department transported
a five year old Amesville resident to Marietta Memorial Hospital
after he was kicked in the head by a horse at his grandfather’s
property at 190 Harshberger Lane, Amesville. Suffering a contusion
around his left eye, the child was later med-flighted to Children’s
Hospital in Columbus (1090).
On 24 May 13 Brad A. Zimmer, age 36, 320 Fourth
Street, Beverly, was traveling on Fleming Road when he heard
a popping noise and noticed smoke starting to fill the passenger
compartment of his 2003 Chevy Trailblazer. The Lowell-Adams
and Oak Grove fire departments responded and extinguished the
fire, which fully engulfed the vehicle. No foul play is suspected
On 24 May 13 Amber Oliver, age 18, 27476 State
Route 7, Marietta, reported she was involved in a minor altercation
with her mother outside their home. Ms. Oliver said her mother
slapped her and the dog she was holding in one motion but she
did not feel her mother was attempting to cause her harm. Ms.
Oliver’s mother stated she attempted to “fake”
slap her daughter and accidentally struck the dog. As a result
of his investigation, Deputy Sheriff Huffer closed this case
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Casey Scott Butler, age 24, 3571 Azalea Avenue,
Canton, OH, for speeding and for failure to appear, both misdemeanors.
Butler was picked up in Stark County and processed into the
Washington County Jail on 24 May 13 at 1:41 pm.
Paula Lynn McCarty, age 44, 164 Oak Drive,
Little Hocking, for a felony count of theft and for misdemeanor
charges of obstructing official business and theft. McCarty
was arrested at her residence by Deputy Sheriff Brockmeier and
processed into the Washington County Jail on 24 May 13 at 3:23
Douglas Gene Snider Sr., age 60, 164 Oak Drive,
Little Hocking, for a felony charge of theft and for misdemeanor
charges of theft, contempt of a court order and contempt for
failing to pay fines. Snider was arrested at his residence by
Deputy Sheriff Brockmeier and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 24 May 13 at 4:04 pm.
Matthew Jacob Shaffer, age 25, 330 Fourth Street
Apt. C, Marietta, for domestic violence, a felony. Shaffer was
arrested on Greene Street by Patrolman McClelland of the Marietta
City Police Department and processed into the Washington County
Jail on 24 May 13 at 6:40 pm.