Joseph L. Slider arrested in Muskingum County

On 12 Dec 18 after receiving information on the possible whereabouts of a wanted individual, the South Zanesville Police Department, with the assistance of the Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office apprehended Joseph Lee Slider, age 28, on warrants for aggravated robbery and assault. Slider along with Gabrielle Chaffin,

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 12 DEC 18

On 11 Dec 18 Deputy Carr and Deputy Brown responded to 989 Mitchells Lane, Marietta, Ohio, to a domestic violence complaint.  Lindsey Lightfritz reported her brother, Roger Adams, arrived at the residence and spun gravel on the driveway, resulting in gravel being thrown onto Lightfritz’s Kia

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 11 DEC 18

On 4 Dec 18 Deputy Gainer responded to a fire alarm in a Washington County Jail dorm.  Dylan Tennant was observed standing on a table with water coming from the ceiling area.  Upon inspection, it was determined the water was coming from an overhead sprinkler head

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 10 DEC 18

The following subjects were processed into the Washington County Jail Friday 7 Dec 18 and Monday 10 Dec 18: Calvin Mickael Valentine, age 20, 5215 State Route 260, New Matamoras, OH, probation violation, a misdemeanor. Martin Dean Welch, age 47, 1134 Michaelis Road, Marietta, OH, probation

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 7 DEC 18

On 3 Dec 18 Deputy A McConnell met with Sarah McAfee, Tick Ridge Road, Vincent, OH, in reference to charges on a credit card that belonged to her.  This case remains under investigation. On 4 Dec 18 Sgt. McGilton filed charges for failure to restrain a

VIDEO VISITATION COMING TO WASHINGTON COUNTY JAIL

The Washington County Jail will be switching to a video visitation system.  Visits at the jail will be by video and a new feature will be added allowing the purchase of visit time from home.  A windows based computer or Android device is all that is

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 6 DEC 18

On 5 Dec 18 Deputy Zide responded to 1178 Moss Run Road, Marietta, OH.  Shane Mosser reported Jennifer Mosser entered his home without permission and struck him in the head multiple times. Shane had lacerations on his head consistent with this incident.  Shane further stated Jennifer

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 5 DEC 18

On 28 Nov 18 Lt. Augenstein responded to Waterford Township in reference to a possible disorderly conduct incident.  This case remains under investigation. On 3 Dec 18 Deputies responded to Robert Harlow’s residence, Federal Road, Coolville, to a burglary complaint.  This case remains under investigation. (415)

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 4 DEC 18

On 26 Nov 18 Deputy McKee responded to Wesley Township to a report of an unruly child.  This case remains under investigation. On 30 Nov 18 Sgt. Johnson met with a victim who reported an altercation with Donn Bookman.  Bookman made several threats to the female

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 3 DEC 18

On 30 Nov 18 Sgt. McGilton viewed images and video located on Matthew Moyers’ cell phone which was downloaded in an unrelated case.  Several images were observed which depicted a black cat and the torture the animal went through at the hands of Moyers. The photographs