On 20 Jun 2021 deputies responded to 616 ½ Masonic Park Road, Marietta, OH, in reference to an active burglary complaint.  Third party information was received that a female was being assaulted after a burglary at the home.  Taylor Lanning advised nothing was going on there.  Lanning further stated that Brandon Payne had been there and a verbal argument occurred, however Payne left when Lanning told him she was going to call 911.  Payne was found to have an active warrant for his arrest out of Perry County Ohio.  More deputies responded to the Masonic Park Road address. Contact was made with Amanda Payne, asking if Brandon was there in which she replied “maybe” and walked inside.  Lanning then gave consent to search, however Brandon Payne was not located.   Deputies looked around the outside area of the home and located Brandon in the wooded area.   A summons is being requested for Taylor M. Lanning, age 26, and Amanda Payne, age 39, for obstructing official business.

 The  following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail on 22 Jun 2021:

Dustin Lee  Brooks, age 34, Belpre, OH, theft, a misdemeanor.

Tosha Marie Hill, age 34, Marietta, OH, aggravated menacing, a misdemeanor.

Ricky Lee Parsons, age 50, Ripley, WV, OVI alcohol, driving under influence of alcohol, driving under suspension, speed 2 or more stop lights required and open container, all misdemeanors.

Charles William Clark, age 44, Belpre, OH,  possession of drugs, a felony, and contempt of court.

There are currently 14 female inmates and 80 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.