WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 6 APR 2020



On 3 Apr 2020 Deputy Painter was dispatched to Barlow Township to a report of a suspicious female walking through yards on State Route 550.  A female was located walking through a field, identified as Alicia Reese.  Reese stated she left her boyfriend’s residence and was walking to meet her ride.  Reese was asked about walking through people’s yards and she stated that she was walking up and down the road waiting on a ride.  Reese was asked if she had anything on her that she should not have and she stated no.  Once Deputy Painter was allowed to look through Reese’s purse he located a glass pipe, along with a baggie containing a green leafy substance, which Reese identified was marijuana.  Alicia Renea Reese, age 34, 77 Mill Branch Road, Belpre, OH, was issued a minor misdemeanor citation for possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. 

On 3 Apr 2020 Deputy Aultman responded to the Belpre Police Department in reference to Alicia Reese reporting an altercation involving her and Michael D. Offenberger.  Reese stated while at 11588 Veto Road, Offenberger grabbed her throat, pushed her to the ground, and punched her in the face.  Reese admitted to grabbing Offenberger by the shoulders.  Minor swelling was noted to Reese’s face.  Offenberger admitted to having a verbal argument with Reese after she woke him up by screaming and punching him on the head. Offenberger stated he threw his hands up in a defensive manner and did hit Reese in the face. Reddened areas to both sides of Michael’s face were noted. Due to inconsistent accounts of the evening, a summons will be requested for both Alicia Renea Reese, age 34, 77 Mill Branch Road, Belpre, OH, and Michael Dean Offenberger, age 30, 307 N. 7th Street, Marietta, OH, for disorderly conduct by fighting.

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail between Friday 3 Apr 2020 and Monday 6 Apr 2020:

Amanda Asia Wallace, age 25, 29385 Creighton Ridge Road, Lower Salem, OH,  probation violation, a felony.

Mark Everett Swaney, age 53, homeless, trespassing, a felony.

James Michael Fox, Jr., age 49, 2600 Middlefork Road, Marietta, OH,  probation violation, a felony.

Bradley Recardo Vitale, age 45, 615 Pike Street, Parkersburg, WV, driving while under influence of alcohol/drugs, driving under suspension, no seatbelt, all misdemeanors.

Larry Wayne Everett Jr., age 32, 701 Pike Street, Marietta, OH, criminal trespassing, criminal damaging and probation violation, all misdemeanors.

Tyson Dwayne Cunningham, age 33, 714 Ohio Avenue, Belpre, OH, criminal trespass, a misdemeanor.

Joshua Curtis Antill, age 39, 5195 Warren Chapel Road, Marietta, OH, driving under suspension, a misdemeanor.

There are currently 10 female inmates and 51 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.