WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 7 APR 2021


On 5 Apr 2021 Deputy Young was dispatched to Par Mar, Newport, OH, to a private property crash.  A call was received from the Ohio State Highway Patrol that a Ford truck had struck two vehicles in the parking lot.  William Witten met with a Trooper and an odor of an alcoholic beverage was detected.  Witten was unsteady on his feet and had bloodshot glassy eyes. Witten stated he had consumed four, 24 oz. cans of beer.   Deputy Young met with Witten and conducted a pat down.  Witten submitted to a breath test with the results being 0.282.  William Joseph Witten, age 53, 101 Skyview Circle, Marietta, OH, was placed under arrest and charged with OVI.

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail between 6 Apr 2021 and 7 Apr 2021:

 Joseph Paige Ahue, age 32, Albion, NY, OVI, driving under the influence of alcohol/drugs and speed >70 mph, all misdemeanors.

Abby Gayle Little, age 31, Mineral Wells, WV, probation violation, theft and contempt of court, all misdemeanors.

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

Brian Michael Lockhart, age 32, Marietta, OH, probation  violation, a misdemeanor.

Heather Lee Wagner, age 45, Marietta, OH, theft, and contempt of court, all misdemeanors.

Emma Rose Muir, age 24, Waterford, OH, aggravated possession of drugs, possession of fentanyl, both felonies and driving under suspension, a misdemeanor.

Chadwick Dean Lamp Sr., age 38, Marietta, OH, aggravated burglary, a felony.

Steven Lee Sealey, age 42, Vincent, OH, pandering obscenity involving a minor, a felony, and voyeurism, a misdemeanor.

 There  are currently 23 female inmates and 80 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.