WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 18 JUN 2020


On 15 Jun 2020 Deputy Brown began an investigation into rented vehicles that had not been returned.  This case remains under investigation.

On 16 Jun 2020 Steven Allen Siegel, age 31, 502 Kanawha Street, Parkersburg, WV, was incarcerated in the Washington County Jail.  Deputy Tullius received an active arrest warrant out of Wood County, WV, for the charge of Child Neglect resulting in serious injury.  The personal identifiers listed on the warrant were confirmed with those given by Siegel during this booking process.  Siegel was charged with being a fugitive from justice.

On 16 Jun 2020 Deputy Brown began an investigation into a theft from an elderly individual.  This case remains under investigation.

On 16 Jun 2020 Lt. Hunter began an investigation into the unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.  This case remains under investigation.

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail between Wednesday 17 Jun 2020 and Thursday 18 Jun 2020

Vernon Grant Tunstall, age 31, 125 E. 156th Street, Apt. 714, Cleveland, OH, possession of drugs and possession of fentanyl, both felonies.

Robert Edward Carpenter, age 20, 209 Scammel Street, Apt. 7, Marietta, OH, underage consumption and disorderly conduct, all misdemeanors.

Raymond Eugene Russell, age 44, 141 Franklin Street, Marietta, OH, improper handling of a firearm in a motor vehicle, a felony.

Richard Thomas Kyle, age 34, homeless, parole violation and aggravated possession of drugs, both felonies.

There are currently 17 female inmates and 82 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.