WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 20 OCT 2021


On 17 Oct 2021 Deputy Painter began an investigation into a breaking and entering in Dunham Township.  This case remains under investigation.

On 18 Oct 2021 Deputy Young responded to Veto Road, Dunham Township, to a report of Myles Merew being at a residence and sending threatening text messages.  After completing the investigation Myles Lealand Merew, age 42, LKA: homeless, was located, placed under arrest and charged with menacing.  Merew was transported to the Washington County Jail for processing.

On 20 Oct 2021 Deputy Young began an investigation into a domestic incident in Grandview Township.  After speaking with all parties and completing the investigation it was determined to be unfounded.

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail on 19 Oct 2021:

Twila Jean Martin, age 46, Vienna, WV, theft and OVI, and contempt of court, all misdemeanors.

Justin Edward Wolfe, age 28, Parkersburg, WV, aggravated burglary, a felony.

There are currently 9 female inmates and 65 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.