On 19 Apr 19 Deputy Hall and Deputy Reynolds began an investigation in Barlow Township regarding stolen license plates.  This case remains under investigation.

On 21 Apr 19 Deputy Carr began an investigation in reference to a juvenile leaving home the previous day without permission.  Contact was made with the juvenile via cell phone and he/she advised where they were.  Lt. Hunter picked up the juvenile and took him/her home.  Charges of being an unruly child are being filed through Washington County Juvenile Court.

On 22 Apr 19 Deputies were dispatched to Del Ray Court, Marietta, OH, in reference to a subject there having active warrants for their arrest.  Deputies encountered Leroy Junior Clark, age 43, 20670 SR 550, Marietta, OH, and Jessica Ryan English, age 39, 100 Del Ray Court, Marietta, OH.  Both subjects were placed under arrest on active warrants for probation violation.  English also had a warrant for theft.  Deputies searched Clark at the jail finding a small baggie with what appeared to be suspected drugs, which Clark states was Suboxone.  (1017)

On 23 Apr 19 Deputy Sheaves requested a summons for  Ira Edward Toncray, age 54, 67 Calder Ridge Road, Belpre, Ohio, for willfully leaving junk motor vehicles.  On 20 Mar 19 Deputy Sheaves went to the Toncray residence to follow-up of an unlicensed junkyard at that location.  On previous visits, numerous junk motor vehicles were visible from the roadway and were clearly vehicles which were inoperable, missing wheels, motors, and other items.  Most vehicles are either damaged or wrecked and are scattered all over the property and out in the open. In 2018 an informal letter was served on Toncray, as well as a certified letter, outlining ORC sections 4513.65 – Willfully Leaving Junk Motor Vehicle, 4737.05 – Licensing of Junkyard, and 505.173 – Storage of Junk Motor Vehicle, given Toncray a reasonable time to clean up his property and put up a privacy fence.  As of 20 Mar 19 no fence has been erected, and numerous junk vehicles remained on the property.

On 24 Apr 19 Sgt. Reeder assisted the Adult Parole Authority in the arrest of Thomas Dean Joy, age 29, 1195 East Branch Road, Lowell, OH.  Joy turned over a syringe he pulled from his pants pocket to Officers.  A paper rolled up in his pocket was found to have a crystalline rock in it which Joy stated was methamphetamine.  Joy was arrested for possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug abuse instruments.  Joy was transported to the Washington County Jail for processing.

On 23 Apr 19 Deputy Zide was patrolling I-77 when he observed a traffic violation.  Deputy Zide paced the vehicle at 80 mph in the posted 70 mph zone.  A traffic stop was conducted and contact with the driver, Kaya Cannon-Karlos, was made.  Deputy Zide ran K9 Rita around the vehicle with Rita giving a positive indication on the passenger door.  The search revealed a small container with marijuana residue and four loaded handguns.  Cannon-Karlos denied knowledge of the handguns and claimed to only be transporting the items in the vehicle for his cousin.  Cannon-Karlos was searched find $1605 in cash.  Kaya H. Cannon-Karlos, age 31, 2283 Blaine Street, Detroit, MI, was placed under arrest for improper handling of a firearm in a motor vehicle, possession of marijuana paraphernalia, and speeding.  Cannon-Karlos was transported to the Jail for processing.

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail between Tuesday 23 Apr 19 and Wednesday 24 Apr 19:

Christopher Allen Streight, age 32, 120 Ward Street, Marietta, OH, probation violation, a misdemeanor.

Dean Leroy Phillips, age 41, 404 ½ Montgomery Street, Marietta, OH, theft, and contempt of court, both misdemeanors.

Kaya Hasani Cannon-Karlos, age 31, 2281 Blaine Street, Detroit, MI, improperly handling firearms in a motor vehicle, speed and illegal use or possession of drug paraphernalia, all misdemeanors.

There are currently 23 female inmates and 99 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.