On 12 Nov 2021 Deputy Wallace was responding to an incident in Barlow Township.  While en route Deputy Wallace was advised that the subject in question was leaving the residence.  The subject was located driving erratically and almost caused a traffic crash.   A traffic stop was conducted and the driver was identified as Matthew Moyers who appeared to be under the influence of alcohol/drugs.  Moyers appeared unsteady on his feet, flailing his arms and was not able to stand still.  Moyers admitted to using methamphetamine a few days prior.  Moyers performed poorly on the field sobriety tests.  Matthew Robert Moyers, 44, 10915 State Route 550, Vincent, OH, was placed under arrest and charged with OVI and a parole holder.  Moyers was transported to the Washington County Jail for processing.

On 12 Nov 2021 Deputy Tornes responded to 13228 State Route 555, Wesley Township, to a report of Rodney Hill’s 2 dogs going onto a neighbor’s property and acting aggressive towards the property owner.  A summons is being requested for Rodney Dakota Hill, 21, 13228 State Route 555, Cutler, OH, on a charge of failing to restrain his dog(s). 

On 12 Nov 2021 Lt. Gherke began an investigation into a theft in Belpre Township.  The subject made good on the amount owed.  Case closed.

On 13 Nov 2021 Sgt. McConnell began an investigation into an assault in Dunham Township. 

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail between 12 Nov and 14 Nov 2021:

Brayden Zachary McCauley, 25, Waterford, OH, rape, unlawful sexual conduct with a minor and probation violation, felonies.

Matthew Robert Moyers, 44, Marietta, OH, probation violation, a felony, and driving while under the influence of alcohol, a misdemeanor.

Eldon Ray Pierce, Jr., 45, Cutler, OH, nonsupport of dependents.

Allen Dale Ball, 39, Belpre, OH, drug paraphernalia and parole violation.

Linda Elizabeth Slonaker, 38, New Matamoras, OH, theft and contempt, both felonies, breach of recognizance and theft, both misdemeanors.

There are currently 8 female inmates and 62 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.