WCSO NEWS RELEASES 6 FEB 19
On 5 Feb 19 Deputy Schwendeman responded to the Dollar General Store, 13715 State Route 339, Watertown, in reference to an alarm at that location. Deputy Schwendeman located a Ford truck in the parking lot with Darrell E. Clark in the front driver seat. Clark denied being the cause for the alarm. Also noted in the vehicle was a pipe, commonly used for smoking marijuana, which Clark denied being his. Upon asking for permission to search, Clark exited the vehicle and lost his balance and fell to the ground. An odor of marijuana was detected in the vehicle, along with pieces of marijuana in the ashtray. A small baggie with clear crystal residue and another bag with suspected methamphetamine were also located in the vehicle, and in Clark’s pocket. Clark denied the items belonged to him. Deputy Schwendeman then placed Darrell Eugene Clark, age 33, 230 E. Fay Avenue, Marietta, OH, under arrest for 2 counts of possession of drugs and 2 counts of drug paraphernalia. Clark was transported to the Washington County Jail for processing.
On 5 Feb 19 Deputy White began an investigation in reference to an assault in Marietta Township. This case remains under investigation.
On 5 Feb 19 Deputy White began an investigation into identity fraud. This case remains under investigation.
On 6 Feb 19 Lee Charlton, residing at 7923 Veto Road, Belpre, OH, reported to Deputy Jones that Jeremy Charlton was at the residence and refusing to leave. Charlton was sitting inside when Deputy Jones arrived. This is the fifth time officers have responded to the residence for this type of incident. Jeremy Michael Charlton, age 38, was placed under arrest for criminal trespass and was transported to the Washington County Jail for processing.
The following subjects were processed into the Washington County Jail between Tuesday 5 Feb 19 and Wednesday 6 Feb 19:
Tracy Elizabeth Lamp, age 42, 146 Franklin Street, Marietta, OH, probation violation, a felony.
Christina Marie Hower, age 34, 736 Utica Avenue, Akron, OH, obstructing official business, possessing drug abuse instruments and contempt of court, all misdemeanors.
Jacob Andrew Johnson, age 24, 4177 East State Route 60, McConnelsville, OH, domestic violence, a misdemeanor.