WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 15 MAR 2021


On 11 Mar 2021 Deputy Painter responded to 3747 Blue Knob Road, Marietta, OH, to a report of Elton D. Hart overdosing.  Hart was stabilized and transported for medical attention.  Deputies located used syringes along with multiple sealable baggies and small cotton swabs. Additionally, some of the syringes contained water and blood.  Hart was reported to have been in the bathroom in the area of where the syringes were discovered, when he collapsed.  A white powdery residue was discovered on a sink counter along with a small sealable bag, multiple small cotton swabs and a container of water.   A summons is being requested for Elton D. Hart, age 45, on a charge of possessing drug abuse instruments.

On 12 Mar 2021 Deputy Johnson began an investigation into a breaking and entering in Dunham Township.  This case remains under investigation.

On 12 Mar 2021 Deputies were dispatched to the Dollar General, 4530 State Route 339, Belpre, OH, in response to Aaron Brooks being in the store for hours, acting in a way that was reported as him being “high on meth”.   Contact was made with Brooks outside the store.  It was advised that Brooks had been at the store for approximately three hours, following a clerk around the store, asking her if he could drive her home.   The clerks at the store then called 911 and when Brooks heard this he yelled at them, stating not to call 911.   Brooks advised deputies that he had been there an hour or two.  Brooks was acting agitated and nervous.  Deputies located an RX bottle with suboxone packages and several small clear plastic baggies, a shoe string, a syringe, a needle cap, a plastic straw, and two plastic baggies (containing 3.29 grams total package weight) of a white crystal substance, in Brooks’ pocket(s).  Brooks stated the white crystal substance was sea salt, then said “its meth”, then said it was junk, then said he did not know what it was.   Aaron Casey Brooks, age 29, 1776 Briggs Hill Road, Belpre, OH, was placed under arrest for possession of a controlled substances, disorderly conduct and probation violation.  Brooks was transported to the Washington County Jail.

On 12 Mar 2021 Deputy Kehl began an investigation into littering in Grandview Township.  This case remains under investigation.

On 13 Mar 2021 Deputy Johnson began an investigation into a trespassing complaint.  This case remains under investigation.

On 13 Mar 2021 Heather Wogoman reported Bradley Taylor punched her in the face while at 11 Belavista Drive, Marietta, OH.  Deputy Gainer and other deputies responded and made contact with Wogoman and Taylor.  Both stated they were in a mutual argument over issues between them, and about Wogoman being at the residence.  Wogoman and Taylor stated they got in each other’s face, and then Taylor punched her (Wogoman)  in the left side of her face. Taylor stated he did not punch her but extended his open hands to create space between them, and could not recall if he had struck her in the face while creating this space.  Bradley Andrew Taylor, age 35, 11 Belavista Drive, Marietta, OH, was placed under arrest for domestic violence and transported to the Washington County Jail.

On 13 Mar 2021 deputies were dispatched to 100 Schilling Street, Marietta, OH, to a report that Jennifer Newbrough and Scott Biehl were fighting.  Deputies arrived and made contact with Newbrough and Biehl.  Biehl advised he and Newbrough were at a friend’s residence and had consumed alcohol.  Biehl stated they returned home, continued to consume alcohol, and became involved in a verbal argument over household issues. The arguing continued until the children told them to stop.   A summons is being requested for Jennifer Lynn Newbrough, age 43, and Scott C. Biehl, age 36, on a charge of disorderly conduct.

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail between Friday 12 Mar 2021 and Sunday 14 Mar 2021:

Santana Lynette Lake, age 35, Marietta, OH, probation violation, a misdemeanor.

Cody Montell Knotts, age 30, Marietta, OH, driving under suspension and breach of recognizance, all misdemeanors.

Nathan Lee Davis, age 37, Beverly, OH, domestic violence, driving under suspension and contempt, all misdemeanors, 2 counts theft, both felonies.

Aaron Casey Brooks, age 29, Belpre, OH, probation violation and disorderly conduct, both misdemeanors, and possession of drugs, a felony.

Shawn Eugene Covey, age 44, Marietta, OH, harassment by inmate, a felony, obstructing official business, disorderly conduct, and criminal damaging, all misdemeanors.

Hamadi Mosi Calhoun, age 34, Akron, OH, OVI, speed >70 mph, and possession of marijuana, all misdemeanors.

Patricia Jo Berg, age 33, Belpre, OH, resisting arrest and disorderly conduct, both misdemeanors.

Natalie Ann Benton, age 35, Marietta, OH, three counts aggravated menacing, all misdemeanors.

Timmi Lynn Jenkins-Mayle, age 22, Chesterhill, OH, driving under suspension, a misdemeanor.

Bradley Andrew Taylor, age 35, Marietta, OH, domestic violence, a misdemeanor.

Nicholas James Patterson, age 38, Belpre, OH, parole violation, tampering with drugs, breach of recognizance, trafficking in drugs, possession of heroin, and possession of drugs, all felonies, probation violation, a misdemeanor.

Amy Leigh Davis, age 35, Belpre, OH, tampering with drugs, trafficking in drugs, possession of drugs, permitting drug abuse, all felonies, and endangering children, a misdemeanor.

Stefanie Elizabeth Tullius, age 30, Moundsville, WV, criminal mischief, a misdemeanor.

Chad Michael Ray, age 34, Moundsville, WV, possession of drugs, a misdemeanor.

Tiera Lynn Smith, age 23, Bellville, WV, breach of recognizance and disorderly conduct, both misdemeanors.

There  are currently 18 female inmates and 65 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.