Archive of 06-15-13
On 15 Jun 13 Deputy Sheriff Metts observed
the driver of a pickup truck making a U-turn on Greene Street.
When Deputy Metts initiated a traffic stop, the driver of the
vehicle, later identified as Sharon K. Gibbs, age 48, 841 Mount
Tom Road, Marietta, stopped her truck in the oncoming lane.
As Deputy Metts approached the vehicle, saw Ms. Gibbs tightly
clenching the steering wheel and screaming at the windshield.
Ms. Gibbs was uncooperative with Deputies at the scene and appeared
to be speaking to people who weren't there. While being placed
under arrest, Ms. Gibbs continued to resist and kicked and screamed.
Ms. Gibbs was finally subdued after being shocked by a Taser.
For her actions, Ms. Gibbs was arrested for reckless operation,
resisting arrest and disorderly conduct by intoxication and
transported to the Washington County Jail.
On 15 Jun 13 Lt. Norman and Deputy Sheriff
McConnell responded to the scene of death of a forty year old
Belpre resident. The woman's death appears to be due to natural
causes; no foul play is suspected.
On 15 Jun 13 Martha L. Schwendeman, age 55,
10801 State Route 676, Vincent, reported her live-in boyfriend
became upset when she refused to go to the store to purchase
him more vodka. Realizing her boyfriend was becoming increasingly
angry, Ms. Schwendeman exited the home to avoid further problems.
Lt. Norman determined no threats or act of domestic violence
On 15 Jun 13 Sgt. Reeder arrested Michael P.
Stacy, age 35, 2217 Windy Ridge Road, Vincent, for domestic
violence. When Mr. Stacy's live-in girlfriend, Heather D. Lewis,
age 38, confronted him over his drinking problem, Mr. Stacy
punched her in the face. Though Mr. Stacy denied striking Ms.
Lewis, Sgt. Reeder observed a bruise beginning to form on Ms.
Lewis' right cheek. Sgt. Reeder also noticed Mr. Stacy appeared
to be intoxicated and unsteady on his feet. At the Washington
County Jail, Mr. Stacy tested .256 BAC.
On 15 Jun 13 Jason Weidner, age 36, 706 Tick
Ridge Road, Vincent, reported his live-in girlfriend shut a
car door on his hand. Arguing over dinner plans with his girlfriend's
parents, Mr. Weidner said his girlfriend was upset that he did
not want to go along. Ms. Weidner's girlfriend was seated in
her vehicle during the argument when she abruptly shut the door
on her boyfriend's hand. Later punched in the face by his girlfriend,
Mr. Weidner declined to pursue charges in the matter. Therefore,
Deputy Sheriff Augenstein closed this case as unfounded.
On 15 Jun 13 Deputy Sheriff Metts requested
summonses for Malcolm L. Mayle, age 21, 1580 Mayle Ridge Road,
Cutler, and his wife, Angela, age 20, for disorderly conduct
by fightings. Upset that her husband was drinking when she arrived
home, Mrs. Mayle confronted Mr. Mayle over his alcohol use.
As the argument continued, Mr. Mayle poured Pine-Sol on his
wife's clothing and she retaliated by pouring the solution on
him and his recliner. Mr. Mayle then squirted dish soap on his
wife and in her hair and she responded by pouring water on her
husband. Neither party reported being in fear for their safety
during the incident. They also agreed to separate for the evening
to avoid further problems.
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Nicky Lee Lamp, age 40, State Route 7, Marietta,
for failure to appear, a felony. Lamp was arrested on State
Route 7 by Sgt. Reeder of the Washington County Sheriff's Office
and processed into the Washington County Jail on 15 Jun 13 at
Michael Shawn Williams, age 36, 3995 Pleasant
Ridge Road, Marietta, for OVI, for driving under an OVI suspended
license, failure to control and hit-skip, all misdemeanors.
Williams was arrested on Fourth Street by Patrolman Estes of
the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 15 Jun 13 at 6:09 am.
Sharon Kaye Gibbs, age 48, 841 Mount Tom Road,
Marietta, for resisting arrest and for disorderly conduct by
intoxication, both misdemeanors. Gibbs was arrested on State
Route 26 by Deputy Sheriff Metts and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 15 Jun 13 at 6:38 am.
Joseph Lee Slider, age 23, 836 Pike Street
Apt. 2, Marietta, for domestic violence, a felony. Slider was
arrested at his residence by Patrolman Sury of the Marietta
City Police Department and processed into the Washington County
Jail on 15 Jun 13 at 6:45 am.
Shawn Lee Knotts, age 21, 5000 Kay Street,
Parkersburg, for violating the terms of a protection order,
a misdemeanor. Knotts turned himself in to Patrolman Ellenwood
at the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the
Washington County Jail on 15 Jun 13 at 4:38 pm.
Michael Paul Stacy, age 35, 2217 Windy Ridge
Road, Vincent, for domestic violence and for violating the terms
of his probation, both misdemeanors. Stacy was arrested at his
residence by Deputy Sheriff White and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 15 Jun 13 at 8:27 pm.
Jessica Marie Ruble, age 27, 12 Ninth Street,
Vienna, for disorderly conduct by intoxication, a misdemeanor.
Ruble was arrested on Post Street by Patrolman Estes of the
Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 15 Jun 13 at 10:45 pm.