WCSO NEWS RELEASES 11 FEB 2021


On 5 Feb 2021 Deputy Peters began an investigation into Joshua Campbell sending nudity-oriented material to a subject under the age of 18.   The investigation was conducted and information in reference to sexual conduct was revealed with a child under the age of 18.  Due to the information obtained in the investigation Joshua Lee Campbell, age 19, 102 Summit Road, Marietta, OH, was placed under arrest for unlawful sexual conduct with a minor, a fourth-degree felony.

On 8 Feb 2021 Sgt. Parks was dispatched to 15619 State Route 550, Fleming, OH, to a report by Dylan King stating his mother, Christine King, had stolen his gaming system.  A second call was received by Christine, reporting Dylan had thrown a chair across the room.  Christine advised their argument started over her telling Dylan he could not take a shower in her bathroom, due to issues with the tub, however he went to shower in it anyway.  Christine advised while he was in the bathroom he ended up breaking the toilet tank.  Dylan informed his mother he fell and hit his head and this is how it broke.  At no time during the encounter with Dylan did deputies observe any red marks, cuts, scrapes or injured areas on his face, head, arms, or hands.  Dylan also threw a solid wood barstool across the room.  Christine picked up the stool and seen the gaming system and placed it on the counter.  Christine advised Dylan then stated that he was going to call the Sheriff’s Office because she stole his gaming system.  The chair was busted/splintered on the back side of the back rest.  Dylan denied throwing the chair, denied breaking the toilet, or making threatening remarks to his mother.   A summons is being requested for Dylan Michael King, age 20, through Marietta Municipal Court for disorderly conduct .

On 9 Feb 2021 Deputy Hall began an investigation in reference to identity fraud.  This case remains under investigation.

On 10 Feb 2021 Deputy Martin completed a private property accident at 27335 State Route 7, Marietta, OH, where a vehicle struck a home and left the scene.

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail between Tuesday 2 Feb 2021 and Friday 5 Feb 2021:

Uriah Matthew Hill, age 45, criminal trespassing, a misdemeanor.

Niesha Nicole Sheets, age 30, Vincent, OH, probation violation, a misdemeanor.

David Edward Durbin, age 44, Coolville, OH, aggravated possession of drugs, a felony.

Jason Lee Myers, age 36, Marietta, OH, aggravated possession of drugs, possession of drugs, possession of fentanyl and tampering with drugs, all felonies.

Sean Nicholas Capriola, age 19, Cuyahoga, OH, OVI, speed and no seatbelt, all misdemeanors.

Randal Eugene Cunningham, age 64, Vincent, OH, tampering with records, a misdemeanor, and receiving stolen property, a felony.

Megan Cheyenne Roach, age 28, Marietta, OH, probation violation, a felony.

Amber Dawn Boyd, age 31, Coolville, OH, possession of drugs, breach of recognizance, both felonies, illegal use or possession of drug paraphernalia, driving under suspension and child restraint, all misdemeanors.

Justin Alexzander Simpson, age 32, parole violation, a felony.

Barrett Shea Evans, age 27, Williamstown, WV, possession of drugs, a misdemeanor.

Velinda Bernice Berga, age 21, Parkersburg, WV, possession of drugs, trafficking in fentanyl and possession of fentanyl, all felonies.

Vincent Edward Roberts, age 40, Amesville, OH, failure to comply and obstructing official business, both felonies.

Kelsie Leigh Masters, age 29, Marietta, OH, extortion, interference with custody, both felonies, and criminal child enticement, a misdemeanor.

Richard Leroy Mayle, age 78, Cutler, OH, trafficking in drugs, possession of drugs, possession of criminal tools and receiving proceeds of an offense subject to forfeiture, all felonies.

Emily Marie Blevins, age 24, Belpre, OH, disorderly conduct and contempt of court, both misdemeanors.

Angela Marie Scott, age 53, Cutler, OH, trafficking in drugs, possession of drugs, possession of criminal tools, receiving proceeds of an offense subject to forfeiture, fraudulent tax report or document, all felonies.

Kellie Marie Stevens, age 33, Coolville,  OH, possession of drugs, a felony.

Travis Hansford Wriston, age 37, Marietta, OH, domestic violence, a misdemeanor.

Richard Daniel Gill, age 59, Marietta, OH, probation violation, a misdemeanor.

John Douglas Pugh, age 40, Marietta, OH, domestic violence, a misdemeanor.

Christopher Jay Richards, age 21, Vincent, OH, assault, two counts, both misdemeanors.

Anthony Lee Hanes, age 44, Lowell, OH, disorderly conduct, a misdemeanor.

There  are currently 23 female inmates and 67 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.