WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 30 JUN 2020


On 25 Jun 2020 William Roscoe Sayles III, age 61, Zanesville, OH, was brought to the Washington County Jail  on a warrant out of Wood County, WV, on a charge of fleeing from an officer.  The information was confirmed and found to be the same subject.  A charge of fugitive from justice was filed on Sayles.

On 25 Jun 2020 Deputy Young began an investigation into catalytic converter(s) being removed from vehicles at a business.  This case remains under investigation.

 On 26 Jun 2020 Deputy Hall began an investigation in reference to a home being struck with a bullet in Warren Township.  This case remains under investigation.

On 26 Jun 2020 Sgt. Parks was dispatched to Aurelius Township to a report of Julie Burer stating her husband, Mark Burer, had hit her.  Julie advised Sgt. Parks about an argument with Mark, in which Mark grabbed her and eventually caused her to bleed.  Julie did state she struck back at Mark.  Mark advised he was in bed when Julie attacked him.  Due to both subjects drinking and showing signs of impairment, a summons will be requested for both Julie D. Burer, age 50,  and Mark Paul Burer, age 53, 112 Porter Street, Marietta, OH, for disorderly conduct by intoxication.

 On 28 Jun 2020 Deputy Peters responded to 530 Rummer Road, Marietta, OH, in reference to a report of a dog running loose from the residence onto neighboring property.  A neighbor stated that while on her porch a German Shepherd belonging to Damien Thompson got out of the fence and ran up on the porch trying to attack a cat.  The neighbor was afraid, not knowing what the dog would do.  Contact was made with Damien T. Thompson as this was the third time a deputy had been to the home for this dog being loose.  Based on the investigation, Deputy Peters is requesting a summons for Damien Trevor Thompson, age 28, for failure to restrain dogs. 

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail between Monday 29 Jun 2020 and Tuesday 30 Jun 2020:

Heather Denise Rex, age 35, 807 Mitchell Avenue, Apt. 24, Beverly, OH, Domestic violence, a misdemeanor.

There are currently 14 female inmates and 69 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.