WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 24 MAR 2021


On 23 Mar 2021 Deputy Gainer began an investigation into a 2019 dirt bike. This case remains under investigation.

On 23 Mar 2021 Deputy Gainer began an investigation into a chainsaw and generator stolen from Barlow Township.  This case remains under investigation.

On 24 Mar 2021 Deputy Peters responded to the Oriana House, 27830 State Route 7, Marietta, OH, to meet with personnel.  Michael P. Hollingsworth was found to be in possession of drugs.  During a shakedown and pat down something was noticed in Hollingsworth’s mouth, which was found to be drugs.   Michael Paul Hollingsworth, age 41, was placed under arrest for illegal conveyance into a detention facility, possession of drugs and tampering with evidence. 

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail between  22 Mar 2021 and Tuesday 23 Mar 2021:

Heather Raye Wilson Schmoll, age 25, Cutler, OH, aggravated trafficking in drugs, aggravated possession of drugs, unlawful possession of dangerous ordnance, having weapons while under disability/fugitive from justice, 2 counts,, and tampering with evidence, all felonies.

Shannah Maria Turpin, age 25, Marietta, OH, theft, a misdemeanor.

Lindsey Ann McConaha, age, Marietta, OH, driving under suspension, a misdemeanor.

John Thomas Buchanan, age 33, Washington, WV, possession of heroin, possession of drug abuse instruments, aggravated possession of drugs, 2 counts, and possession of drugs, all felonies, possessing drug abuse instruments, possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, OMVI, and driving under OVI suspension, all misdemeanors.

Kristy Gayle Templeton, age 43, New Matamoras, OH, probation violation, a misdemeanor.

Zachary Phillip Schoolcraft, age 28, Vincent, OH, contempt of court, no operator’s license and failure to display, all misdemeanors.

There  are currently 14 female inmates and 64 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.