WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 9 JUN 2020


On 1 Jun 2020 Deputy Brown began an investigation into a stolen septic tank aerator.  This case remains under investigation.

On 1 Jun 2020 Deputy Brown responded to 3011 Barth Road to a domestic dispute complaint.  After speaking with Alisha Harris and Colten Pugh, it was determined that charges of disorderly conduct would be filed on both.  A minor misdemeanor citation was filed on Alisha Marie Harris, age 29, 122 Frederick Street, Marietta, OH, and Colten Wyatt Pugh, age 28, 3011 Barth Road, Belpre, OH, for disorderly conduct.

On 2 Jun 2020 Deputy Kehl began an investigation into criminal mischief incidents.  This case remains under investigation.

On 3 Jun 2020 Sgt. Carr issued citations for speed in a construction zone on State Route 7 and Hanna Road.  Joshua Schofield, Barnett Ridge, Belpre, OH, 63 in a 50-mph zone, Sean Gerych, Broad Street, Albany, OH, 64 in a 50-mph zone; and Dawn Freeland, Ruble Avenue, Belpre, OH, 62 in a 50-mph zone.

On 3 Jun 2020 Deputy Gainer and Deputy Allender responded to 101 Iroquois Drive, Marietta, to a report of a bike being stolen from the driveway.  After viewing footage at the scene, and being aware of an incident earlier in the day, Deputy Allender determined that John R Ralston was responsible for this bicycle being removed and later recovered.  On 4 Jun 2020 charges of theft were filed on John Robert Ralston, age 50. 

On 3 Jun 2020 a 911 hang-up call was received and traced to David L. Carr III. The phone pinged on Sylvan Way and Deputies Gainer and  Allender responded to the address and made contact with the homeowner who advised Carr lived at 109 Sylvan Way.   Carr stated the call was accidental.  Dispatch made deputies aware of an active TPO on file with a female subject against Carr.   Deputies were then advised that the female standing in the garage with Carr was in fact the protected party.  David Leonard Carr III, age 34, 331 N 7th Street, Marietta, OH, was placed under arrest and charged with violation of a protection order.