On 30 Oct 17 John Lehman, 177 Stanleyville Road, Marietta, reported fuel stolen as well as damage to a fuel storage tank.  This case remains under investigation.  (712)

On 31 Oct 17 Deputy Zide was sitting stationary on State Route  7 when he observed a silver Ford truck bearing OH registration travelling at an unreasonably slow rate of speed.  Deputy Zide followed the vehicle and conducted a traffic stop after the driver crossed the right fog line multiple times.  Upon making contact with the driver, Josiah Hayman, he was asked if he had anything in the vehicle he shouldn’t have.   Hayman replied to Deputy Zide that there was marijuana in the fuel door for the truck.  The drugs were then secured as evidence from that location.  A minor misdemeanor citation for possession of a controlled substance was issued to Josiah James Hayman, age 27, 33300 Hayman Road, Long Bottom, Ohio.

The following subject(s) were recently sentenced in Washington County Common Pleas Court:

Joshua Leroy Gore, age 29, 130 Cemetery Drive, New Matamoras, probation violation; 120 days county jail.

Kory Lee Cutright, age 27, homeless, probation violation, 60 days county jail.

William Edward Bartges, Jr., age 44, 2800 Beach Drive, Lot 10, Belpre, probation violation, 8 months county jail.

The following suspects were processed into the Washington County Jail between Wednesday 1 Nov 17 and Thursday 2 Nov 17:

Jamey Joe Friend, age 40, 147 Lambert Drive, Woodstock, VA, on two warrants for theft and breaking and entering, both felonies. Friend was picked up at a Virginia Facility by Deputy Tornes of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 1 Nov 17 at 6:41 pm.

John Louis Claggett, age 42, 223 Fourth Street, Beverly, for domestic violence, a felony. Claggett was arrested in Beverly by Patrolman Perine of the Beverly Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 1 Nov 17 at 7:14 pm.

Michael Dean Slonaker, age 33, 316 Main Street, New Matamoras, on two warrants for OVI and drug instrument possession, both misdemeanors. Slonaker was arrested by Deputy Allender of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and processed into the Washington County Jail on 1 Nov 17 at 8:28 pm.

Jessica Lynn Mantz, age 39, 319 Seventh Street, Marietta, on a warrant for FRA suspension, a misdemeanor. Mantz was arrested at GoMart by Patrolman Thomas of the Marietta City Police Department and processed into the Washington County Jail on 2 Nov 17 at 12:44 am.

Stephen Eric Bonnette, age 37, 181 Cave Hill Road, Little Hocking, on warrants for OVI, OVI .17 breath, repeat traffic offender and endangering children, all misdemeanors. Bonnette was arrested by Trooper Forshey of the Ohio State Highway Patrol and processed into the Washington County Jail on 2 Nov 17 at 2:10 am.

There are currently 19 females and 101 males incarcerated in the Washington County Jail.