WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 29 MAY 19

On 25 May 19 Deputies responded to 1455 State Route 618, Belpre, OH, in reference to a possible burglary in progress.  Deputies arrived and located a male subject on the porch of the residence.  The male subject, identified as Allison Edward Phillips, advised he had been

Special News Release 29 May 19

On 15 May 19 Sgt. Holbert responded to 1230 Martin Road, Reno, OH, to the Justin Cochran residence.  The Cochrans reported leaving their home on 14 May and returning on 15 May to find their back door kicked in and several firearms missing.  A few of

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 28 MAY 19

On 21 May 19 Deputy Zide began an investigation into an assault in Dunham Township.  This case remains under investigation. On 24 May 19 Sgt. Johnson was dispatched to Thomson’s Lawn and Landscaping in reference to a Stihl blower and cut-off saw being missing from their

TORNADO WATCH

Tornado Watch TORNADO WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE FOR WT 269 NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK 1210 AM EDT TUE MAY 28 2019 TORNADO WATCH 269 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 400 AM EDT FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS OHC009-013-059-105-111-115-119-121-127-163-167-280800- /O.NEW.KWNS.TO.A.0269.190528T0410Z-190528T0800Z/ OH . OHIO COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE ATHENS BELMONT

​WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 24 MAY 19

On 24 May 19 Deputy Schwendeman was dispatched to Laurel Ridge Road, Lowell, OH, in reference to a juvenile reporting being struck by a guardian, Theresa Bennett.  The juvenile reported being punched multiple times in the face.  Bennett admitted to striking the child due to the trouble they

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 23 MAY 19

On 20 May 19 Joe Schofield, Forshey Road, Marietta, Ohio, reported to Deputy Zide that Malinda Giovannelli had violated the CPO he has against her.  Schofield is the executor of an estate that Giovannelli feels she is entitled to. Schofield supplied text messages which Giovannelli had

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 22 MAY 19

On 22 May 19 Richard Lot, Sealy Ridge Road, Vincent, OH, reported to Deputy Reynolds that items had been stolen from a skid steer loader.  This case remains under investigation. The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail between Tuesday 21 May 19 and

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 21 MAY 19

On 18 May 19 Deputy Schwendeman responded to Sparling Road, Waterford, OH, in reference to an altercation along the river bank.  Deputy Schwendeman advised the subjects involved reference possible disorderly conduct charges in the future. On 19 May 19 Sgt. Reeder was dispatched to Waterford to

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 20 MAY 19

On 17 May 19 Deputy Zide responded to Marietta Township in reference to a possible domestic.  In speaking with all parties it was determined to be unfounded. On 17 May 19  Deputy McKee responded to 721 Old River Road, Little Hocking, OH, in reference to Weston

KAYAKS STOLEN FROM UNDERNEATH RINARD COVERED BRIDGE

19 May 19 subjects had secured two kayaks around a tree root and went for a hike.   This was under the Rinard Covered Bridge. Both kayaks were stolen after the suspects cut the root of the tree. The kayaks are described as Pyrhana H2 245 9-foot