WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 30 JUL 2020

 On 27 Jul 2020 Deputy Hockenberry began an investigation into a theft/scam that occurred in Waterford Township.  This case remains under investigation The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail between Wednesday 29 Jul 2020 and Thursday 30 Jul 2020: Decoda Zane Keys, age

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 29 JUL 2020

On 26 Jul 2020 Deputy Young began an investigation into a damaged vehicle in the Decatur Township area.  This case remains under investigation. On 27 Jul 2020 Deputy McConnell began an investigation in Waterford Township in reference to a burglary of a vacant residence.  This case

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 27 JUL 2020

On 23 Jul 2020 Deputy Hockenberry began an investigation in Newport in reference to a package from China delivered to a Newport address.  This case remains under investigation. On 24 Jul 2020 Deputy Allender was dispatched to a structure fire at 49605 SR 7, New Matamoras,

SPECIAL NEWS RELEASE 27 JUL 2020

On 23 Jul 2020 Deputies responded to a 9-1-1 call at 101 Longacre Street, Marietta, Ohio, to a report of a two-month-old infant not breathing. The infant, Gannon Dawson, was transported to Marietta Memorial Hospital and later life flighted to Nationwide Children’s Hospital for treatment.  Detectives

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 24 JUL 2020

On 22 Jul 2020 Deputy Allender met with Vernon Paul, Cedar Ridge Road, Lowell, OH, to a report of someone breaking into his home.  This case remains under investigation. On 22 Jul 2020 while investigating a burglary complaint that occurred on State Route 7, Apt. B.

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 23 JUL 2020 

On 19 Jul 2020 Lt. Hornbeck along with other deputies were dispatched to 817 Grandview Avenue, New Matamoras, OH, to a report of yelling and screaming coming from the residence.  Deputies encountered a female residence who directed deputies to the upstairs of the residence.  Deputies identified

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 22 JUL 2020

On 15 Jul 2020  Deputy Hall responded to the Dollar General Store, 336 Orchard Drive, Little Hocking, OH, in reference to the store manager reporting a theft.  Camera footage was reviewed and a male and female were observed.  The female was observed placing items into a

Social Security Scam

Be advised that there is currently a scam going around, advising they are with the social security offices. The individuals are repeatedly calling, “blowing up their phones” about their social security numbers. No threats of arrest, etc. have been noted, however they are stating that there

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 20 JUL 2020

On 17 Jul 2020 it was reported that Steven Hendershot had caused a disturbance near a residence at 7311 Dalzell Road,  Whipple, OH.  It was reported that today the resident was on his property when a vehicle was observed, which belonged to Hendershot, driving towards them. 

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 16 JUL 2020

On 14 Jul 2020 two dogs became loose from the residence at 288 Mechanic Street, Macksburg, OH, running through other people’s property.  Sgt. McGilton was addressing the complaint and verifying ownership and registration of both dogs. Glen O. Williams stated the dogs got loose from him,