On 20 Oct 18, Deputy Jones began an investigation regarding an inmate at the Washington County Jail, Dylan Tennant. Corrections Officers were dealing with Tennant, where he was refusing to cooperate. During the process, Tennant spits in a Corrections Officer’s face as well as trying to bite another. Tennant then began to state that he would kill the Corrections Officers families, and further stated he would murder a specific Corrections Officer’s daughter. Dylan Michael Tennant, age 21, 227 Greene Street, Marietta, Ohio is being charged with assault and aggravated menacing, both felonies.
On 21 Oct 18 Lt. Hunter began an investigation into an incident at the Washington County Jail that occurred earlier in the month. The investigation revealed that Jeffery Dugan assaulted another inmate with a closed fist. Lt. Hunter served Jeffrey David Dugan, age 35, 2500 Lincoln Avenue, Parkersburg, WV, with a charge of assault, filed in Marietta Municipal Court.
On 21 Oct 18 Deputy Hall and Deputy Brown responded to 108 Berry Lane, Marietta, Ohio, in reference to a domestic violence complaint. Shawn A. Carpenter was involved in an incident with Robert Camden Sr. and was in his face. Camden pushed Carpenter away at which time Carpenter retaliated, shoving Camden causing him to hit the wall and fall to the floor. Shawn Allen Carpenter, age 35, 108 Berry Lane, Marietta, OH, was placed under arrest for domestic violence and transported to the Washington County Jail
On 21 Oct 18 Lt. Hunter and Deputy Schwendeman were dispatched to 1902 Way Road, Belpre, Ohio, to an incident of domestic violence. Deputies spoke with Brittany Fortney, who appeared to have fresh facial injuries. Lt. Hunter met with Joshua, who denied striking anyone in the house, stating he went to sleep and woke up to everyone screaming and yelling at him for reasons unknown. Brittany reports being assaulted multiple times with a closed fist by Joshua, as well as him pulling a juvenile by the hair down the hallway. Joshua Wade Fortney, age 33, 1902 Way Road, Belpre, OH, was placed under arrest for domestic violence, 2 counts, and transported to the Washington County Jail.
On 21 Oct 18, Deputy Zide responded to 795 Martin Drive, Reno, Ohio, where Mark Binegar reported being struck by Linda Binegar with a broom handle. Mark stated Linda had left, prior to Deputy Zide arriving. Linda came to the home and began screaming for him to let her in, however, he refused. Linda then began kicking the door. Mark believed Linda had left and upon exiting the home Linda appeared and stuck Mark in the back with a broom handle. A warrant is being requested for Linda Lou Binegar, age 38, LKA: 795 Martin Drive, Reno, Ohio, for domestic violence.
On 22 Oct 18 Sgt. Parks was dispatched to Marietta Motors, 1024 Pike Street, Marietta, Ohio, to meet with Jeffrey Minear. Minear stated on 1 Mar 18 a vehicle was sold to Rebecca Hackney in which Hackney wrote a check for $800.00. Minear presented the check to the bank on 12 Apr 18 and was advised there were non-sufficient funds in the account. Certified mail was sent to Hackney and received at the residence. Minear has not responded to the certified mail notice. Minear also has tried calling the number provided by Hackney. Several attempts were made by Sgt. Parks to contact Hackney with negative results. A summons is being requested through Marietta Municipal Court for Rebecca E. Hackney, age 39, LKA: 76 Whispering Pine Court, Parkersburg, WV, on a charge of passing a bad check.
The following subjects were processed into the Washington County Jail between Friday 19 Oct 18 and Monday 22 Oct 18:
Michael Dale Valentine, age 40, 305 Harmar Street, Marietta, OH, assault, a misdemeanor.
Jennifer Lynn Bartlett, age 43, 192 Fourth Street, Lowell, OH, on a warrant for failure to appear.
Benjamin Ashley Sharp, age 41, 2203 Hill Street, Apt. A, Belpre, OH, for violation of a protection order, a misdemeanor.
McKenzie Ann Cowman, age 25, 814 Seneca Drive, Belpre, OH, for probation violation, a misdemeanor.
John Michael Milby, age 29, 717 Greene Street, Marietta, OH, burglary, a felony, obstructing official business and assault, both misdemeanor.
Joshua Wade Fortney, age 33, 1902 Way Road, Belpre, OH, domestic violence, 2 counts, both felonies, and probation violation, a misdemeanor.
Shawn Allen Carpenter, age 35, 108 Berry Lane, Marietta, OH, domestic violence, a felony.
Edie Jacqueline Best, age 38, 280 Greene St, Newport, OH, theft, a misdemeanor.
There are currently 18 female inmates and 101 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.