WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 24 MAR 2020
On 22 Mar 2020 John Grasley was brought to the Washington County Jail by Deputy Kehl. While performing a pat down of Grasley, prior to him entering the secured area, Deputy Gainer located 2 open packages of Buprenorphine and Naloxone strips. One package contained a crystalline substance, which Grasley stated was crushed Xanax, which he was prescribed. John J Grasley, age 33, 104 Wyandotte Drive, Marietta, OH, was charged with possession of a controlled substance.
On 23 Mar 2020 Deputy Painter responded to 1756 Barth Road, Belpre, OH, and met with subjects at that location. It was reported that Paul Christopher was at the residence when he became agitated. Christopher was apparently angry about his guitar possibly getting damaged, by her juvenile. Christopher began to yell and argue with the individuals and was told to leave the room. Christopher continued arguing and was told to leave the residence, but would not. Contact was made with Christopher, who was agitated and uncooperative, denying any physical altercation taking place. Based on the investigation, Paul Kenneth Christopher, age 50, 1936 Barth Road, Belpre, OH, will be summoned into Marietta Municipal Court on a charge of disorderly conduct and criminal damaging.
The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail between Monday 23 Mar 2020 and Tuesday 24 Mar 2020:
Isaac Lee Adams, age 30, 715 ½ Fifth Street, Marietta, OH, 2 counts assault, felonies, resisting arrest and disorderly conduct, all misdemeanors.
Kevin Matthew Hess, age 32, contempt of court, failure to appear, a felony.
Kyle Gregory Herwald, age 32, 65 Ridgeway Avenue, Parkersburg, WV, contempt, failure to appear, a felony.
Jermale Michael Lewis, age 32, 553 E. Deshler Avenue, Columbus, OH, theft, a felony.
There are currently 10 female inmates and 60 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.