WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 28 SEP 2020


On 21 Sep 2020 Lt. McPeek met with Tony Stevens, Glendale Road, Marietta, OH, regarding a burglary at his home.  This case remains under investigation.

On 22 Sep 2020 Deputy Kehl met with Tamara Hamilton, 104 Woodcrest Lane, Marietta, OH, who reported the theft of a generator.  This case remains under investigation.

On 25 Sep 2020 Deputy Kehl met with Gary Cochran, New Matamoras, OH, in reference to items stolen from his vehicle.  This case remains under investigation.

On 25 Sep 2020 Deputy Hockenberry began an investigation into identity theft.  This case remains under investigation.

On 25 Sep 2020  at approximately 2204 hours Richard A. Weber reported his wife, Suzanne B. Weber, had hit him and was intoxicated.  Sgt. Parks met with Suzanne who stated she had confronted her husband about an issue they were having, and they began to argue.  Suzanne stated she straddled him while he was seated and they continued to argue.  Suzanne states Richard then pushed her causing her to hit a cabinet and cut her lip.  Richard states they argued as well, stating she “flicked” cigarette ashes on his head.  Richard stated he squirted her with a bottle of saline solution and she tripped and fell, striking her head.  Both subjects admitted they had been drinking.  Suzanne Brown Weber, age 66, 2800 Muskingum River Road, Marietta, OH, was placed under arrest and charged with domestic violence.  Weber was transported to the Washington County Jail.

On 26 Sep  2020 Deputy Young was dispatched to 2400 Silver Globe Road, Marietta, OH, to a report that Alphonso Johnson was beating on the front door and broke out the glass window.   Mackenzie Vogt  advised she was inside the residence asleep  and heard a pounding noise. Vogt went to the door and after looking out did not see anyone.  Vogt stated she went to open the door and noticed one of the two glass windows in it had been broken.   Vogt then turned on a light and Johnson stepped in front of the door and stated some explicit commands for her to open the door.   Vogt and Johnson argued about what he had done and her not allowing him in.  Johnson called for a taxi and left a short time later.  A hammer was nearby which was possibly used to bust the glass.  Johnson was located and he admitted to being at the residence, but denied breaking the glass.    Alphonso Lesean Johnson, age 30, lka: 2400 Silver Globe Road, Marietta, OH,  was placed under arrest and charged with criminal damaging.  Once at the jail Johnson tested .106 with the PBT. 

On 26 Sep 2020 Sgt. Parks arrested Steven Ray Wilson, age 25, 178 Water Street, Lowell, OH, on a charge of gross sexual imposition, a 3rd degree felony,  and supplying alcoholic beverages to a minor a 1st degree misdemeanor.  Sgt. Parks received a report of a juvenile being touched by Wilson while at his Lowell residence.  It was also reported that Wilson had provided alcoholic beverages to the juvenile.  Contact was made with Wilson who reported being at a party and they were drinking alcohol he had purchased.

On 27 Sep 2020 Deputy McConnell began an investigation into damage done at the storage buildings on BF Goodrich Road, Marietta, OH.  This case remains under investigation.

On 27 Sep 2020 Lt. Hornbeck met with Bruce Gearhart, 1098A Clement Avenue, Belpre, OH, regarding the theft of aluminum wheels from his property.  This case remains under investigation.

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail between Thursday 24 Sep 2020 and Monday 28 Sep 2020:

Dykeem Rondell McCall, age 23, Columbia Courts, Cambridge, OH,  escape, a felony.

Dean Leroy Phillips, age 42, 404 ½ Montgomery Street, Marietta, OH, probation violation, a misdemeanor.

Danielle Ann Vanwey, age 36, 701 Virginia Street, Marietta, OH,  probation violation, a misdemeanor.

Michael Ryan Fortney, age 23, 150 Watertown Road, Waterford, OH,  sexual battery and unlawful sexual conduct with a minor, both felonies.

Jackie Sue Sprouse, age 59, 704 Elm Street, Belpre, OH,  receiving stolen property, a felony.

Christopher William Hicks, age 25, 1261 Forest Hill Road, Parkersburg, WV,  resisting arrest and domestic violence, both misdemeanors.

Paul Anthony Wallace II, age 28, 115 N. Hart Street, Apt. 6, Marietta, OH,  probation violation, 2 charges, both misdemeanors.

Alphonso Lesean Johnson, age 30, 2400 Silver Globe Road, Marietta, OH,  criminal damaging, a misdemeanor.

Steven Ray Wilson, age 25, 178 Water Street, Lowell, OH,  gross sexual imposition, a felony, and offenses involving underage persons/alcohol, a misdemeanor.

Mason Andrew Nelson, age 32, homeless,  driving under suspension, a misdemeanor.

Darrell Eugene Clark, age 35, 230 E. Fay Avenue, Marietta, OH, contempt of court.

Jessica Fawn Strode, age 36, 600 Ullman Street, Beverly, OH,  possession of drugs, 2 counts, both felonies.

Brandon Michael Schmidt, age 30, 803 Hocking Road, Little Hocking, OH,  probation violation, a misdemeanor.

There are currently 22 female inmates and 64 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.