Archive of 01-10-14
On 10 Jan 14 Regan Tate, age 33, 99 Martin
Drive, Fleming, reported she believes her ex-husband forged
her signature on a quitclaim deed for their residence that he
subsequently filed with the Recorder’s Office. This case
remains under investigation (507).
On 10 Jan 14 an employee of Washington Electric
Cooperative, 440 Highland Ridge Road, Marietta, reported an
irate customer phoned the business and made threats. Angry that
he was not informed that his electric would be turned off for
line maintenance, Jeremy Plessinger, age 30, 18460 County Road
9, New Matamoras, threatened to cut down electric poles and
to shoot the electric company’s employees. In the past,
Mr. Plessinger used vulgar language when he phoned the business
and made the same threat to cut down electric poles. Employees
at the business stated they believed Mr. Plessinger was capable
of carrying out his threat to damage company property. Based
on his investigation, Deputy Sheriff McKee arrested Mr. Plessinger
for telecommunications harassment and two counts of menacing.
On 10 Jan 14 Lt. Norman and Deputy Sheriff
White responded to a domestic dispute at the residence of Erika
A. Wittekind, age 41, at 44 Browns Lane, Newport. Ms. Wittekind
recently separated from her live-in boyfriend and was removing
property from the home when her ex-boyfriend began acting aggressively.
Reportedly in the midst of a two day drinking binge, Ms. Wittekind’s
ex-boyfriend damaged a door, threw items around the house and
commented that he was going to hunt her down and kill her. Ms.
Wittekind said she did not fear for her safety during the incident
and did not want to pursue charges. As a result, Deputy White
closed this case as unfounded.
On 10 Jan 14 Sally Roddy, age 42, 2575 Moody
Ridge Road, Vincent, reported she was assaulted by her live-in
boyfriend, David Burt, age 51. Ms. Roddy said Mr. Burt was intoxicated,
grew increasingly belligerent throughout the evening and at
one point during an argument he grabbed her by the neck and
punched her in the mouth. Thereafter, Mr. Burt exited the residence
and kicked a dent in the passenger side door of Ms. Roddy’s
vehicle. Confirming Ms. Roddy’s account with witnesses,
Deputy Sheriff Metts arrested Mr. Burt for domestic violence
and criminal damaging and transported him to the Washington
FELONY DRUG ARRESTS
Two New Matamoras residents were arrested on
felony drug charges yesterday morning following the execution
of a search warrant at 1308 Williamson Avenue Apt. 1C, New Matamoras.
Agents of the Major Crimes Task Force executed the search warrant
at the residence of Nicholas D. Boley, age 29, and Donna Paredes,
age 43, after conducting controlled purchases of marijuana from
Mr. Boley in July and August of last year.
Upon executing the search warrant, Task Force
Agents located digital scales, plastic bags, a pill grinder,
plastic straws, a small amount of marijuana and pills that appeared
to be packaged for sale. Ms. Paredes was also found in possession
of eight oxycodone pills and four Adderall pills. At the conclusion
of the search warrant, Agents arrested Mr. Boley on a fifth
degree felony charge of trafficking in drugs and Ms. Paredes
on two fifth degree felony possession of drugs charges. Additional
evidence pertaining to the suspects’ involvement in drug
trafficking and drug tampering will be presented for indictment
to a future grand jury.
Boley and Paredes remain incarcerated in the
Washington County Jail in lieu of respective bonds of $1,000
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Paul Charles Wright, age 26, 135 Groves Avenue,
Marietta, for being a fugitive from justice, a misdemeanor.
Wright was arrested at his residence by Patrolman Harlow of
the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 10 Jan 14 at 6:56 am.
Darren Marcellus Leister, age 48, 331 Third
Street, Marietta, for domestic violence, a misdemeanor. Leister
was arrested in Marietta Municipal Court by Patrolman Ellenwood
of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the
Washington County Jail on 10 Jan 14 at 3:41 pm.
Katie Annette Graham, age 31, 239 Muskingum
Drive, Marietta, for failure to appear, a misdemeanor. Graham
was arrested on Montgomery Street by Patrolman Estes of the
Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 10 Jan 14 at 9:01 pm.
David Lee Burt, age 51, 2575 Moody Ridge Road,
Vincent, for domestic violence and criminal damaging, both misdemeanors.
Burt was arrested at his residence by Sgt. Reeder of the Washington
County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 10 Jan 14 at 9:40 pm.