NEWS RELEASES 7 JAN 2021
On 3 Jan 2021 at approximately 1836 hours Sgt. Parks was dispatched to 26935 State Route 7, Marietta, OH, to a report made by Tasha Snider that Dustin Wade was at the residence and refusing to leave. After completing the investigation it was determined that both subjects, Tasha Snider, age 33, Marietta, OH, and Dustin Dewain Wade, age 33, 7837 West Virginia Highway 47 West, Coxsville, WV, were summoned into court on a charge of disorderly conduct.
On 5 Jan 2021 deputies responded to Tennis Center Drive, Marietta, OH, in reference to a stolen cell phone. This case remains under investigation.
On 5 Jan 2021 Deputy Painter was dispatched to 18971 State Route 339, Waterford, OH, to a 911 call, advising they needed help. Joseph and Jacob Anderson advised they were assaulted by Emily Friesen, Melissa Wines, and Devon Gibson. The Andersons advised Friesen and Gibson were at the store earlier and appeared to be intoxicated, causing a commotion and was told to leave which they did. A short time later Wines arrived at the store and began to threaten the Andersons due to the earlier encounter with Friesen and Gibson. The Andersons returned shortly after Wines arrived at the store, and the three began to assault Joseph in the store and Jacob when he attempted to intervene. Wines did not deny the altercation however stated she was not the aggressor. Friesen and Gibson denied being the aggressor and stated they only acted in the defense of Wines. After completing the investigation Deputy Painter arrested Emily Madeline Friesen, age 23, 912 Ferry Street, Beverly, OH, Devon Charles Gibson, age 20, 912 Ferry Street, Beverly, OH, and Melissa Dawn Wines, age 43, 426 Culver Run Road, Waterford, OH, under arrest for two counts of assault each. All three subjects were transported to the Washington County Jail.
On 6 Jan 2021 Deputy Johnson began an investigation into a stolen mobile home hitch. This case remains under investigation.
There are currently 13 female inmates and 71 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.