On 25 Jan 2020, Deputy Hill received a warrant from Wood County, WV, authorities for the arrest of Justin Brian Hines, on 2 counts of entry of a building other than dwelling: entry of railroad, traction or motorcar, steamboat or vessel, and one count of knowingly or intentionally possessing a controlled substance without a valid prescription.  The information on the warrant was compared with the information Hines had given upon processing into the jail, finding them to be a match.  Hines, age 23, 106 Devol Drive, Marietta, OH, was charged with being a fugitive from justice. 

On 25 Jan 2020 Deputies were dispatched to 260 Greenbrier Circle, Marietta, OH, to a report of Chad Warner being passed out.  Deputies met with family members who stated they heard a commotion in the house and found Chad passed out, lying on the floor, with a hypodermic syringe beside Chad.  Chad stated to Deputies that he relapsed with drugs recently.  Chad William Richard Warner, age 34, was placed under arrest, charged with possession of drug abuse instruments, and transported to the Washington County Jail for processing.

On 25 Jan 2020 Deputy Painter responded to 2315 Blue Knob Road, Marietta, OH, and met with Kenneth Roberts. Kenneth advised Michelle Roberts had choked him, and scratched his neck, after a verbal argument between the two.  Kenneth left the living area to diffuse the alteration and Michelle followed him, continuing to argue with him.  Kenneth stated Michelle had retrieved a jewelry box and shoved the jewelry box into his chest, with him swatting the box away, causing it to fly across their bed and spilling everywhere.  Kenneth again tried to leave, with Michelle grabbing him by the neck, scratching, and choking him.  A witness confirmed the commotion as was reported by Kenneth.   Michelle D. Montgomery-Roberts, age 45, was placed under arrest and charged with domestic violence.  Michelle was transported to the Washington County Jail for processing.

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail between Monday 27 Jan 2020 and Tuesday 28 Jan 2020:

Keith Allen Huff, age 36, 127 State Route 821, Marietta, OH, probation violation, a felony.

Ashton Garrett Linger, age 19, 1599 Camp Hervida Road, Waterford, OH, probation violation, a misdemeanor.

Jerran Keith Knowlton, age 40, homeless, attempted murder, felonious assault and domestic violence, all felonies.

Layton Mykel White, age 20, 150 Camelot Road, Belpre, OH, trafficking in drugs, a felony.

Brandon Paul Layman, age 38, 628 8th Street, Marietta, OH, driving under suspension, a misdemeanor.

Elizabeth Anne Lang, age 31, 1009 Colegate Drive, Marietta, OH, probation violation, a felony.

Amber Nicole Caldwell, age 38, 540 North Lake Drive, Vincent, OH, parole violation, a felony.

Dana Ryan Seevers, age 34, 206 Virginia Street, Beverly, OH, unauthorized use of motor vehicle, a misdemeanor

There are currently 20 female inmates and 97 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.