Archive of 01-16-14
On 16 Jan 14 Deputy Sheriff Carr arrested Rebecca
M. Hall, age 38, 19423 State Route 550, Marietta, for theft.
Late last month Ms. Hall stole three checks from a checkbook
belonging to Leonard Parks, age 63, 505 Arends Ridge Road, Marietta.
Mr. Parks was unaware that the checks from a closed account
were missing until his bank informed him they were passed at
a bar in Williamstown. Ms. Hall subsequently admitted stealing
and passing the checks because she needed the money. Including
fees, the bar suffered a loss of $600.
On 16 Jan 14 Sgt. Reeder and Deputy Sheriff
Metts responded to a domestic dispute at 150 Camelot Road Lot
37, Belpre. Barbara Skinner, age 44, stated her live-in boyfriend
grabbed her arm during an argument but no other physical contact
occurred. Both parties agreed to separate for the evening to
avoid further problems. The Deputies determined no act of domestic
violence took place.
On 16 Jan 14 Joy Bunner, age 36, 1092 Drag
Strip Road, Belpre, reported she believes $77 was stolen from
her purse while she visited a friend’s home on McGill
Road that afternoon. This case remains under investigation (507).
On 16 Jan 14 Deputy Sheriff White and the Caldwell
Fire Department responded to a fire at the residence of William
L. Mincks, age 53, at 19705 State Route 821, Macksburg. The
fire, which appears to have originated in the furnace area of
the home, completely destroyed the home. No foul play is suspected.
On 16 Jan 14 Darlene Fritsche, age 72, 7068
Veto Road, Belpre, reported at some point during the past two
days an unknown suspect(s) entered her home and stole a .38
handgun. This case remains under investigation (292, 296, 1293).
On 16 Jan 14 Latoya Clifton, age 25, 20 Stacy
Orchard Road, Marietta, reported sometime overnight an unknown
suspect(s) entered her home and stole a bottle of her son’s
ADHD medication. This case remains under investigation (507).
On 16 Jan 14 Lawrence Butcher, age 85, 1137
Graham Road, Cutler, reported he received a $0 credit card statement
on a credit card for which he did not apply. No charges were
ever made on the account and the card was canceled. This case
remains under investigation (1007).
On 16 Jan 14 Jerry E. Jones, age 34, 33779
Big Lick Road, New Matamoras, reported sometime between noon
and 7:30 pm a GPS unit was stolen from his truck while it was
parked at 51170 State Route 7, New Matamoras. This case remains
under investigation (113).
On 16 Jan 14 June Bever, age 67, 378 Morris
Loop Road, Marietta, reported she believes an unknown suspect(s)
tampered with the water line of her home. The home was winterized
when Ms. Bever and her family departed for the season and should
not have had running water. A water line in the home burst,
causing approximately 55,000 gallons to run throughout the home.
The water damaged nearly every room, including the walls and
ceilings. The amount of damage caused is currently unknown.
This case remains under investigation (910).
The following individuals
were processed into the Washington County Jail:
Rebecca Michelle Hall, age 38, 19423 State
Route 550, Marietta, for theft, a felony. Hall was arrested
at her residence by Deputy Sheriff Carr and processed into the
Washington County Jail on 16 Jan 14 at 11:21 am.
Lloyd Dale Nicholson, age 51, 270 E. State
Route 266, McConnelsville, for violating the terms of his probation,
a felony. Nicholson was arrested in Beverly by Sgt. Mankins
of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed
into the Washington County Jail on 16 Jan 14 at 2:21 pm.
Robert Jonathan Huffman, age 32, 797 Channel
Lane, Marietta, for violating the terms of his parole, a felony.
Huffman was arrested at his residence by Patrolman Kramer of
the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington
County Jail on 16 Jan 14 at 2:44 pm.