Archive of 09-08-13
On 8 Sep 13 Lt. Norman issued a citation to
John T. Warren, age 24, 7591 State Route 821, Lower Salem, for
operating a vehicle with a registration that expired in March
2013. Lt. Norman originally stopped Mr. Warren for driving outside
the marked lanes of travel on State Route 530 near State Route
821 in Salem Township.
On 8 Sep 13 Deputy Sheriff Augenstein requested
a summons for Stacey Osborne, age 38, for criminal trespassing.
In violation of a protection order her husband has against her,
Ms. Osborne drove into her ex-husband’s driveway on Federal
Road in Little Hocking. Ms. Osborne was served with the protection
order a month earlier, removed from the residence and barred
On 8 Sep 13 Deputy Sheriff Carr issued a citation
to Rodrick J. Hoopes, age 56, 98 Main Street, Lower Salem, for
driving under a suspended license. Deputy Carr stopped Mr. Hoopes
near the intersection of McGrath Road and State Route 821 in
On 8 Sep 13 Deputy Sheriff Carr requested summonses
for Michael S. Orr, age 22, 1750 Laurel Ridge Road, Lowell,
and his live-in girlfriend, Ashley Williams, age 19, for disorderly
conduct. During an argument, Mr. Orr took his girlfriend’s
keys in an effort to keep her from leaving their home in an
agitated state. Thereafter, Ms. Williams attempted to grab a
mobile phone from Ms. Orr and while doing so she struck him
in the nose and caused it to bleed.
On 8 Sep 13 Jacob B. Amrine, age 21, 440 Kennedy
Road, Cutler, reported he was away from his residence for nearly
ten hours beginning at 2 pm and during that timeframe an unknown
suspect(s) entered his home and stole a brand new fifty-one
inch television. This case remains under investigation (507).
On 8 Sep 13 Laken N. Camino, age 18, 220 Hendricks
Street, Newport, was jogging past 70 Maple Street when a German
Shepherd ran at her from the porch at that residence and bit
her on the back of her upper left thigh. The dog’s owner
said the animal is typically non-aggressive, generally playful
and is current on his shots. Not seriously injured, Ms. Camino
declined to pursue charges in the matter (113).
On 8 Sep 13 Travis J. Walker, age 31, 558 River
Road, Walton, WV, was walking through a wooded area after target
shooting across the street from 550 Archers Fork Road, New Matamoras,
when he tripped and accidentally shot himself in the right shoulder.
Mr. Walker said when he tripped over a rock the butt of his
.22 rifle hit the ground and it discharged into the front of
his shoulder. Mr. Walker did not recall accidentally pulling
the trigger and said the safety was on but that he’s been
having problems keeping the safety locked. Emergency personnel
stated Mr. Walker would undergo surgery to remove the bullet
but he is expected to recover fully (113).
On 8 Sep 13 Deputy Sheriff McConnell arrested
Jeffrey W. Pugh, age 44, 1425 Pugh Road, Stockport, for two
counts of domestic violence. Intoxicated, Mr. Pugh became upset
after being knocked to the ground by a calf he was walking.
When Mr. Pugh’s son refused to retrieve the hat that fell
off Mr. Pugh’s head, he shoved his son to the ground.
Mr. Pugh’s wife attempted to intervene, at which point
Mr. Pugh shoved her to the ground as well. Another family observed
the incident and assisted in subduing Mr. Pugh until help arrived.
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Geddy Lee Stewart, age 27, 1659 Middle Hills
Road, Waverly, WV, for OVI, a misdemeanor. Stewart was arrested
on Front Street by Patrolman Harlow of the Marietta City Police
Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on
8 Sep 13 at 12:32 am.
Shawn Mitchell Barker, age 23, 33 Mulberry
Lane, Parkersburg, for operating a vehicle without a license,
for operating a vehicle with fictitious registration and for
operating a vehicle with an expired registration, all misdemeanors.
Barker was arrested in Belpre by Patrolman Williams of the Belpre
City Police Department and processed into the Washington County
Jail on 8 Sep 13 at 4:44 am.
Deryl Edward Wilson Jr., age 43, 936 Fifth
Street, Marietta, for domestic violence and for violating the
terms of his probation, both misdemeanors. Wilson was arrested
at his residence by Patrolman Hilverding of the Marietta City
Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail
on 8 Sep 13 at 5:42 pm.
Jeffrey Wayne Pugh, age 44, 1425 Pugh Road,
Stockport, for two misdemeanor counts of domestic violence.
Pugh was arrested at his residence by Deputy Sheriff McConnell
and processed into the Washington County Jail on 8 Sep 13 at