WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 31 OCT 19

The following warrants were processed at the Washington County Sheriff’s Office: Michael Thomas Runyon, 1609 Hill Street, #10, Belpre, OH, failure to appear. Zakkary Roger Beckett, 211 Rummer Road, B, Marietta, OH, probation violation on an unauthorized use of a motor vehicle charge. Lacey E. Loughman,

Local Scam Relating to FBI and SSA

A local resident reported that his wife received a phone call from a male claiming to be with the Social Security Administration out of Texas.  The male subject supplied her with a number for the FBI, (480) 586-3220, and requested that she contact them regarding a

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 30 OCT 19

On 25 Oct 19 Sgt. McKee responded to Marietta Motors, 25935 State Route 7, Marietta, OH, to a report of a stolen motor vehicle.  The car lot owner, Travis Westfall, reported the motor vehicle, a black 2005 Ford F150, was taken between 10/23/19 and 10/25/19.  On

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 28 OCT 19

On 21 Oct 19 Deputy Brown began an investigation into a theft of a catalytic converter.  This case remains under investigation. On 21 Oct 19 Sgt. McKee began an investigation into a runaway juvenile.  The child was located and subsequently, charges of domestic violence, theft, and

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 24 OCT 19

The following warrants were processed at the Washington County Sheriff’s Office: William Kuhn, 2209 Washington Blvd., Belpre, OH, failure to appear. Amanda Wigal, 169 Second Lane, Belpre, OH, failure to appear on a possession of drugs charge, two warrants, and failure to appear on an illegal

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 23 OCT 19

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail between Tuesday 22 Oct 19 and Wednesday 23 Oct 19: Mary Ellen Burkhammer, age 55, Garfield Avenue, Parkersburg, WV, assault, two counts, both misdemeanors. Michelle Dawn Haley, age 26, 3201 Broad Street, Parkersburg, WV, breach of

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 22 OCT 19

On 19 Oct 19 Deputy Hall met with William Scott, Belpre, OH, in reference to a credit card and other items missing.  This case remains under investigation. On 19 Oct 19 Deputy Brown responded to Barlow Township to a possible domestic incident.  In speaking with all

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 21 OCT 19

On 15 Oct 19 Sgt. Holbert began an investigation in reference to alleged juvenile criminal activity.  This investigation was determined to be unfounded. On 15 Oct 19 Deputy Schwendeman filed charges for being an unruly juvenile on a 13-year-old female and 14-year-old female through Washington County

National Teen Driver Safety Week, October 20-26, 2019

Teens, it doesn’t matter whether you drive a car, pickup truck, or SUV — the rules of the road stay the same no matter what. In 2017, there were 2,247 people killed in crashes involving a teen driver. Teens, talk to your parents about the importance