On 3 Dec 19 Lt. Hornbeck met with Charlene Anderson, Fleming, OH, in reference to suspicious activity through her bank account.   Anderson found transactions on her account that she had not made.  After completing the investigation, Lt. Hornbeck was able to determine that Eric Christopher Anderson, age 31, 19 Warrior Drive, Vincent, OH, was the individual responsible for the missing card and the transactions of over $500.00.  A warrant was requested and issued through Marietta Municipal Court for Anderson, on a charge of theft of a credit card, a fourth degree felony.

On 3 Dec 19 at approximately 0600 hrs. Deputy Allender responded to the Washington County Jail in reference to narcotics being recovered from an inmate.  Nathan G. Strausbaugh, 814 Warren Street, Marietta, OH, had been arrested by the Marietta City Police Department and brought to the county jail for processing.  While inspecting the inmate’s property a plastic baggie w/crystalline substance was located inside a cigarette pack.  Strausbaugh stated that he had forgotten the item was in the pack and advised it was “meth” inside the cigarette package.  Strausbraugh was charged with aggravated possession of drugs.

On 4 Dec 19 charges of failing to restrain were filed by Sgt. McGilton against Angie D. Ward and Ricky Ward.  On 2 Dec 19 the Wards’ Rottweiler dog got loose from their property of 3715 Bells Run Road, Newport, Ohio.  The dog went onto the neighboring property.  Angie D. Ward and Ricky J. Ward will be summoned into Marietta Municipal Court on the charge.

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail between Wednesday 4 Dec 19 and Friday 6 Dec 19:

Elizabeth Riley Mockler, age 23, 1028 W. 12th Street, Lorain, OH, theft and contempt of court, both misdemeanors.

Mark Everett Swaney, age 53, homeless, criminal trespass and breach of recognizance, misdemeanors, illegal conveyance of drugs and possession of drugs, both felonies.

Mitchell Allen Parsons, age 37, 996 Dana Drive, Belpre, OH, DUS violator compact, improper lane change and drug paraphernalia, all misdemeanors.

Brian Denver Hess, age 43, homeless, probation violation, 2 counts, 1 felony and 1 misdemeanor.

James Alan Miller, age 37, homeless, obstructing official business, resisting arrest and theft, all misdemeanors.

Angie Katherine Foreman, age 43, 18800 Harl Wilerlarr Road, Caldwell, OH, probation violation, a misdemeanor.

Carrie Esther Maine, age 37, 213 Holly Street, Marietta, OH, unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, a misdemeanor.

Shelby Jewel Scott, age 31, 221 Sheldon Avenue, Marietta, OH, probation violation, a misdemeanor.

There are currently 26 female inmates and 82 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.