WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 1 APR 2020


On 25 Mar 2020 Deputy Peters completed a private property crash at 3380 State Route 26.

On 25 Mar 2020 Deputy Peters began an investigation at Ellsworth Avenue in reference to a storage building being entered.  This case remains under investigation.

On 29 Mar 2020 Deputy Young began an investigation in reference to damage at the Lawrence Elementary School.  This case remains under investigation.

On 31 Mar 2020 Deputies Hall and Hockenberry began an investigation in Dunham Township in reference to a stolen firearm.  This case remains under investigation.

On 31 Mar 2020 Deputy Kehl began an investigation into a possible domestic violence incident.  In speaking with all parties this was determined to be unfounded.

On 31 Mar 2020 Deputy Gainer received a warrant from the Magistrate Court of Wood County, WV, while working the Washington County Jail, for the arrest of Christopher William Browning.  The charge out of Wood County was for fleeing from an officer. Information Browning gave to booking upon being processed was compared with the information on the warrant, finding them to be a match.  A charge of being a fugitive from justice was filed on Browning.

On 31 Mar 2020 Deputy Gainer initiated an investigation in reference to a false alarm made from inside the Washington County Jail.  Stephen W. Caltrider was behind housed and upon being moved to another room for a meeting, he placed a call to 911.  Multiple officers responded, believing an emergency was taking place inside the facility.  Caltrider admitted to making the call stating he didn’t like how he was being treated and wanted out.  Deputy Gainer charged Stephen W. Caltrider, age 31, Latrobe Street, Parkersburg, WV, with making false alarms. 

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail between Monday 30 Mar 2020 to Wednesday 1 Apr 2020:

Christopher William Scott Browning, age 30, Reedsville, OH, failure to comply with order or signal of a police officer, a felony, and fugitive from justice, a misdemeanor.

Leroy Junior Clark, age 44, 205 Gibbons Place, Marietta, OH, possession of drugs, a felony, and obstructing official business, a misdemeanor.

Nicole Jane Dotson, age 33, 1200 Lockwood Street, Belpre, OH, probation violation, a felony.

Anthony Micheal Earl, age 26, 1404 19th Street, Vienna, WV, illegal use or possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of marijuana, both misdemeanors.

Christian Adam Preston, age 38, 111 Sunset Lane, Marietta, OH, assault of a peace officer, a felony, resisting arrest and disorderly conduct, both misdemeanors.

Bryanna Michel Roberts Sabation, age 34, 1725 Latrobe Street, Parkersburg, WV, probation violation, a misdemeanor.

Michelle Marie Frame, age 24, 145 Vickers Road, Marietta, OH, theft, a felony.

Jonathan Ray Sindledecker, age 39, 811 Fifteenth Street, Parkersburg, WV, contempt of court, a felony.

Nathan Perry Simmons, age 45, 3030 Lost Pavement Road, Parkersburg, WV, probation violation, a misdemeanor.

There are currently 11 female inmates and 54 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.