WCSO News Releases 30 Dec 2021

On 26 Dec 2021 deputies were dispatched to Ross Road, Decatur Township in reference to a 911 hang-up with yelling heard in the background.  Deputies were advised that Breanna Keffer resided at the home and had struck both of the residents with a closed fist, multiple times.  A

Special News 30 Dec 2021

Marietta, OH – According to Sheriff Larry R. Mincks, Sr., a Marietta resident was arrested Wednesday afternoon by Agents with the Southeastern Ohio Human Trafficking Task Force. On 29 Dec 2021 Daniel Earl Sciance Jr., age 25, 105 Wyoming Road, Marietta, OH, agreed to meet with


On 25 Dec 2021 deputies were dispatched to Luke Chute Road, Waterford Township to a call the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office received advising a male had been shot.  A local fire department had also received a call from James Way, stating his truck had been stolen.


On 22 Dec 2021 deputies were dispatched to State Route 550, Warren Township to a report of a domestic dispute.  Edward Houk Jr. was reported to have been disruptive in the home.  Deputies were advised that Houk had made threats to the residents.  Deputies met with Houk who was

WCSO News 27 Dec 2021

On 13 Dec 2021 Deputy Martin began an investigation in Barlow Township regarding a vehicle being entered and items removed.  This case remains under investigation. On 13 Dec 2021 Sgt. Brown responded to the Reno Par Mar, State Route 7, Marietta Township, in reference to staff reporting

WCSO News 24 Dec 2021

  The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail 20 Dec 2021 to 21 Dec 2021: Daniel Bryant Charles, 32, McConnelsville, OH, 10 counts pandering obscenity involving a minor, all felonies. Justin Lewis Beeler, 40, Washington, WV, failure to comply and assault on a peace

Special Visitor at WCSO

Deputy Mike Harlow and K-9 Brody had a special visitor today at the Washington County Sheriff’s Office. We sure hope they have a Merry “Whatever” Christmas.