On 6 Oct 18 Deputy Brown and Deputy Carr responded to Reno Wash Tub, 26950 State Route 7, Marietta, Ohio, to meet with a subject there reporting laundry stolen out of a washing machine at that location. This case remains under investigation.
On 9 Oct 18 Deputy A McConnell responded to Pioneer Children’s Consortium, 711 Devola Street, Marietta, Ohio, in reference to a report of cash stolen from a client. Client ledgers were reviewed and found that a client was short $141. Contact was made with the suspect, Ashley McDermott, who confessed to stealing cash from the clients. A summons is being requested through Marietta Municipal Court for Ashley A. McDermott, age 30, 813 18th Street, Vienna, WV, for theft, a 5th-degree felony.
On 10 Oct 18 Deputy Schwendeman responded to Dunham Township to a possible domestic situation. In speaking with all parties it was determined to be unfounded.
On 10 Oct 18 Sgt. Holbert was dispatched to the Dollar General, 27055 State Route 7, Marietta, OH, in reference to a theft complaint. The clerk advised a male subject took a package of Hanes brand T-shirts and left the store without paying. The male fled in a white 4 door Chevy Impala. The male also dropped 2 packages of Eckrich hot dogs while leaving the scene. The clerk stated the same male stole a package of t-shirts on 9 Oct 18. While investigating, Lt. Hunter assisted at the residence of a possible suspect. The male subject was observed wearing the exact clothing observed in the video surveillance. The male subject refused to talk and would not identify himself. The male was placed under arrest and transported to the Washington County Jail. At the jail enough information was obtained to identify the male subject as Jaced Lee Jeffries, age 18, 27335 State Route 7, Marietta, OH. Jeffries was charged with obstructing justice and 2 counts of theft.
On 10 Oct 18 Deputy Zide along with numerous area fire departments responded to 1815 Long Run Road, Newport, Ohio, to a house fire. The home was a total loss.
On 10 Oct 18, WCSO Communication Center received information about a vehicle pulling into a driveway, apparently looking for a friend’s home, and then leaving. The caller made contact again stating the vehicle had wrecked. Assistance with the crash report was requested from the Ohio State Highway Patrol. WCSO was advised shortly thereafter that the vehicle did not wreck, but had pulled into an oil well access road. Sgt. Johnson responded and met with Sgt. Seabolt and Trooper Mikes at the location of the vehicle. A male subject had been observed prior to Sgt. Johnson arriving, however, no one was located upon arrival at the vehicle. Trooper Mikes did make contact with the male, who came up out of the woods. The male was identified as Mitchell L. Erb, who denied being in the truck, stating he came across it while walking in the woods. A witness observed the male driving the truck and Sgt. Seabolt and Trooper Mikes observed Erb in the vehicle as well. Contact was made with the vehicle owner, finding the truck had been reported as stolen from St. Mary’s, WV, on 09 Oct 18. Mitchell Lee Erb, age 32, 811 Pioneer Community Road, St. Mary’s, WV, was placed under arrest for receiving stolen property and transported to the Washington County Jail for processing.
On 10 Oct 18 Deputy Schwendeman responded to Warren Township to a possible domestic incident. In speaking with all parties it was determined to be unfounded.
On 11 Oct 18 Deputies Brown and Hall responded to 454 Wetzler Road, Lower Salem, Ohio, to a possible trespassing complaint. Through the investigation, Deputies met with Justice Klusty, who had an odor of an alcoholic beverage about his person as well as glassy eyes. Klusty admitted to consuming about three beers during the evening. Justice Devon Klusty, age 18, 454 Wetzler Road, Lower Salem, OH, was placed under arrest for underage consumption and transported to the Washington County Jail.
The following subjects were processed into the Washington County Jail between Wednesday 10 Oct 18 and Thursday 11 Oct 18:
Brandy Marie Boley, age 37, 1007 Orchard Street, Apt. 2, Marietta, OH, failure to obtain dangerous dog certification, a misdemeanor.
Alecia Dawn Kitts, age 32, 211 ½ Maple Street, Marietta, OH, assault, a misdemeanor.
Jason Anthony Dick, age 40, on a warrant for felonious assault, a felony.
Mitchell Lee Erb, age 32, 811 Pioneer Community Road, St. Mary’s, WV, receiving stolen property, a felony, and fugitive from justice.
Jaced Lee Jeffries, age 18, 27335 State Route 7, Marietta, OH, obstructing justice and 2 counts of theft, all misdemeanors.
Jason Ray Wriston, age 42, 11555 State Route 821, Lower Salem, OH, 2 counts probation violation, felonies.
Tracey Anne Macy, age 33, 23975 Moyis Road, Coolville, OH, theft, a misdemeanor.
Justice Devon Klusty, age 18, 454 Wetzler Road, Lower Salem, OH, underage consumption, a misdemeanor.
Danaus Michael Rohrer, age 20, 199 Culver Run Road, Waterford, OH, possession of drugs, a felony, and possession of drug paraphernalia, a misdemeanor.
Sydney Rain Bartmess, age 18, 521 ½ North Seventh Street, Marietta, OH, possession of drugs, 2 counts, both felonies, and drug paraphernalia, a misdemeanor.
There are currently 26 female inmates and 99 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.