On 14 Sep 19 Deputy Parks was dispatched to 1683 Barnett Ridge Road, Belpre, OH, in regards to Joshua Schofield reporting his wife, Tracy, had bitten him.  Deputy Parks met with Tracy in the driveway.  Tracy states she and Joshua are in the process of divorcing and she is dating someone, which Joshua is not happy about.  Tracy states Joshua was at her residence and the two ended up in a struggle and she fell to the floor, and Joshua pinned her to the floor.  Deputy Parks met with Joshua who reports he had engaged in a verbal argument with Tracy while at her residence.  Joshua states Tracy burnt him with a cigarette, and when Joshua went to leave Tracy grabbed his arm and bit him.  Due to Joshua and Tracy admitting they engaged in a physical altercation with each other,  Deputy Parks will be requesting summons through Marietta Municipal Court for Joshua A. Schofield, age 30, and Tracy  Jane Schofield, age 30, on a charge of disorderly conduct.

On 15 Sep 19 Deputy Park and Deputy Young were dispatched to meet with Matthew Snyder who reported being attacked with a sword at 309 Calder Ridge Road, Belpre, OH.  Snyder advised while at 309 Calder Ridge Road sleeping, he woke up and was looking for his girlfriend.  Snyder stated he found her in Christopher Richards’ bedroom and became upset, slamming the door several times.  Snyder stated later he went to retrieve his cigarettes and was met by Richards who threw a wooden board at him, which hit him in the chest and nose.  Snyder advised Richards began to swing a sword at him, and struck him in the left shoulder, causing a deep laceration.  Deputies then proceeded to 309 Calder Ridge Road and made contact with a female who gave the same account of activities at the residence, however, stated that Snyder chased after Richards at one point.  She stated Richards had the sword in his hand when he threw the wooden board.    At the time of the report, attempts to locate Richards at several residences, met with negative results.  A while later contact was made that Richards was again at 309 Calder Ridge Road.  Deputies responded to that location and placed Richards, age 19, 1067 Sealy Ridge Road, Vincent, OH, under arrest for felonious assault.  Richards was transported to the Washington County Jail.

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail between Monday 16 Sep 19 and Tuesday 17 Sep 19:

Mason Corey Thacker, age 32, 526 South 9th Street, Apt. D, Ironton, OH, parole violation, a felony.

Johnathan Elwood Porter, age 40,  200 Brown Street, Belle Valley, OH, possession of drugs, a felony, falsification, drug paraphernalia, and contempt of court, misdemeanors.

Licole Marie Sanchez, age 28, 4695 Rockwood, Garfield Heights, OH, no operator’s license, a misdemeanor.

Matthew Scott Johnson, age 40, 200 Pennock Drive, Beverly, OH, nonsupport of dependents.

Joshua Mark Whitstine, age 29, homeless, parole violation, a felony.

Kenneth Eugene Johnson, age 34, 4241 Ireland Road, Coolville, OH, burglary, a felony.

Dean Leroy Phillips, age 41, 404 ½ Montgomery Street, Marietta, OH, probation violation, a misdemeanor.

There are currently 16 female inmates and 101 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.