On 3 Oct 18 Deputy Metts met with Randy Bauman, Oak Hill Road, Cutler, OH, regarding the theft of timber.  This case remains under investigation.

On 3 Oct 18 Deputy Metts responded to Fairfield Township in reference to a domestic incident.  In speaking with all parties this was determined to be unfounded.

On 3 Oct 18 Sgt. McGilton received multiple calls in reference to a male subject identified as John Milby dragging a small puppy, which was not walking, across the sidewalk on Green Street at Colegate Drive.  An individual followed the subject and located the puppy tied to a tree in a wooded area and took the puppy to a veterinarian.  On 4 Oct 18 John Milby was located and he stated he did not know the puppy’s paws were bleeding, evening acting as though he didn’t know what Sgt. McGilton was referring to.  Milby stated he tied the puppy to the tree to give it a break, and to get food and water from a nearby friend for the puppy.  Milby further advised he left his friend’s apartment and went to a grocery store and drank a beer before falling asleep on the bench.  Milby insisted he went back for the puppy but admitted to forgetting the puppy.  A summons is being requested for John M. Milby, age 29, 210 East Spring Street, Marietta, OH, for cruelty to a companion animal.

On 3 Oct 18 Deputy Parks met with Ricky Schultheis, 222 Third Street, Lowell, OH, who reported his garage entered.  This case remains under investigation.

On 4 Oct 18 Captain Rhodes issued a citation to Haley Cary, 2829 V Grove Road, Caldwell, OH, for driving on a suspended driver’s license.

The following subjects were processed into the Washington County Jail between Tuesday 9 Oct 18 and Wednesday 10 Oct 18:

John Scott Sprouse, age 43, 403 Washington Blvd., Belpre, OH, fictitious plates and expired plates, misdemeanors.

Shaquille Christopher Moultry, age 25, 3710 Eakin Road, Columbus, OH, probation violation, a felony.

Michael Paul Surface, age 43, 701 Race Street, Parkersburg, WV, probation violation, a felony.

Matthew Ryan Runyon, age 37, 33421 Dexter Road, Rutland, OH,  nonsupport of dependents.

James Ronald Voland, age 35, 108 Woodcrest Drive, Marietta, OH, domestic violence and probation violation, both misdemeanors.

Devan Daniel Welsh, age 28, 27375 State Route 7, Marietta, OH, on a warrant for no fishing license, a misdemeanor.

There are currently 24 female inmates and 98 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.