Archive of 09-18-13
On 18 Sep 13 a twenty-nine year old New Matamoras
resident reported beginning on 10 Sep she began receiving a
number of unwanted phone calls and text messages. The victim
believes the suspect also used her personal information to change
her email and Facebook passwords. This case remains under investigation
On 18 Sep 13 John C. Brown, age 60, 630 Browns
Lane, Newport, reported after he evicted the tenants from his
rental property at 541 Browns Lane he discovered an unknown
white powder around the cap of a water well at the residence.
Tests could not identify the substance but it was determined
that is was not narcotic and likely not toxic. This case remains
under investigation (126).
On 18 Sep 13 Gary L. Waybright Jr., age 44,
1165 Browns Road, Marietta, reported sometime during the past
three days an unknown suspect(s) forcibly entered a storage
building on his rental property at 405 East Branch Road, Lowell.
Stolen from the building were a Kawasaki Mule and a Poulan chainsaw,
for a total loss of approximately $14,130. This case remains
under investigation (592).
On 18 Sep 13 Deputy Sheriff Hunter arrested
Mitchell E. Williams, age 31, 2875 Leith Run Road, New Matamoras,
for violating the terms of a protection order. In violation
of a protection order that the mother of his child has against
him, Mr. Williams contacted the victim at her residence. The
victim said Mr. Williams appeared distraught and did not make
On 18 Sep 13 Lt. Rhodes arrested Eric St. John,
age 32, 411 Wood Lane Court, Woodsfield, for OVI, driving under
a suspended license and speeding. Traveling southbound on State
Route 7 near the Monroe County line, Lt. Rhodes observed Mr.
St. John’s vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed.
When he approached the stopped vehicle, Lt. Rhodes noticed an
odor of alcohol. Mr. St. John initially denied consuming any
alcohol but later admitted drinking five beers that evening.
He subsequently performed poorly on field sobriety tests. At
the jail, Mr. St. John tested .096 BAC.
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Jason Bradley Whitaker, age 35, 22781 State
Route 60, Beverly, for operating a vehicle without a license,
a misdemeanor. Whitaker was arrested in Marietta Municipal Court
by Patrolman Honaker of the Marietta City Police Department
and processed into the Washington County Jail on 18 Sep 13 at
Mitchell Eugene Williams, age 31, 2875 Leith
Run Road, New Matamoras, for violating the terms of a protection
order, a misdemeanor. Williams was arrested in New Matamoras
by Deputy Sheriff Hunter and processed into the Washington County
Jail on 18 Sep 13 at 7:00 pm.