WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 5 OCT 2021


On 4 Oct 2021 Deputy Painter assisted Lt. Gherke on a traffic stop where the driver was unconscious.  Upon speaking with Howard Edinger, it became apparent that Edinger was possibly intoxicated.  After completing the investigation Howard Ronald Edinger, age, 64, 808 Lancaster Street, Marietta, OH, was transported to the Washington County Jail on a charge of driving while under the influence of alcohol/drugs.

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail on 4 Oct 2021:

Howard Ronald Edinger, age 64, Marietta, OH, OVI, a misdemeanor.

There are currently 9 female inmates and 76 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.