Archive of 12-14-13
On 14 Dec 13 Jessica Burkhart, age 25, 124
Jarvis Road, Cutler, reported she was involved in an altercation
with her live-in boyfriend, Brenton M. Welsh, age 23. Both parties
were consuming alcohol when an argument escalated into a physical
confrontation. During the fray Mr. Welsh shoved Ms. Burkhart
in the chest and kicked her in the leg. Additionally, Mr. Welsh
produced a small handgun and fired a round at a radio that was
playing in the room. When his shot missed, Mr. Welsh picked
up the radio and smashed it on the floor. Based on his investigation,
Deputy Sheriff Metts arrested Mr. Welsh for using a weapon while
intoxicated, being in possession of a weapon while under disability
and domestic violence.
On 14 Dec 13 Deputy Sheriff McConnell arrested
Ryan S. Marlow, age 22, 134 Roberts Drive, Belpre, for domestic
violence. Mr. Marlow was consuming alcohol that evening when
he became angry and began destroying the inside of his home.
Mr. Marlow’s fiancée, Abby Wigal, age 22, stated
she attempted to tie his hands with a dog leash but he was able
to untie them. At that point, Mr. Marlow wrapped his hands around
Ms. Wigal’s neck and started pulling on her. Mr. Marlow
eventually let go of Ms. Wigal and started throwing items around
the house. At the Washington County Jail, Mr. Marlow tested
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Molly Jo Moore, age 25, 905 Sugar Run Road,
Marietta, for theft, a felony. Moore was arrested at her residence
by Sgt. Reeder of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office
and processed into the Washington County Jail on 14 Dec 13 at
Brenton Matthew Welsh, age 23, 32 W. First
Street, The Plains, for a felony charge of having a weapon while
under disability and misdemeanor charges of domestic violence
and using a weapon while intoxicated. Welsh was arrested on
Jarvis Road by Deputy Sheriff Metts and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 14 Dec 13 at 1:59 pm.
Mark James Hinton, age 33, 721 Fourth Street,
Belpre, for contempt of a court order, a misdemeanor. Hinton
was arrested in Belpre by Patrolman Holiday of the Marietta
City Police Department and processed into the Washington County
Jail on 14 Dec 13 at 7:04 pm.
Frederick Gale McKitrick, age 31, 29465 State
Route 7, Marietta, for theft, a misdemeanor. McKitrick was arrested
at his residence by Deputy Sheriff Carr and processed into the
Washington County Jail on 14 Dec 13 at 7:30 pm.
Travis Eugene Sparks, age 31, State Route 26,
Marietta, for driving under a suspended license and theft, both
misdemeanors. Sparks was arrested on State Route 26 by Deputy
Sheriff McKee and processed into the Washington County Jail
on 14 Dec 13 at 11:02 pm.