WCSO NEWS RELEASES – 10 JAN 2022


On 6 Jan 2022 Deputy Tullius responded to Adams Township to a report of a male subject slumped over the steering wheel of a vehicle.  After conducting an investigation, the male, identified as Joseph Knutson, 60 Railroad Street, Whipple, OH, was issued a citation for possession of drug paraphernalia. 

On 6 Jan 2022 Deputy Tullius responded to a criminal damaging complaint in Marietta Township.  John Estes was reported to have climbed into the ceiling at the Rigel Recovery Services and dropped into another area of the building through the ceiling.  A summons is being requested for Estes, age 35, 30 Coplin Street, Marietta, OH, for criminal damaging.

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail 7 Jan 2022 to 9 Jan 2022:

Christopher Vance Furr, 53, Little Hocking, OH, falsification and domestic violence, both misdemeanors.

Rodney Dakota Hill, 21, Cutler, OH,  intimidation and receiving stolen property, both felonies, domestic violence, aggravated menacing, obstructing official business and disorderly conduct, all misdemeanors.

Erick Flint Adams, 47, Reedsville, OH, unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, a felony, Meigs County.

Matthew Thomas Sandy, 38, Reno, OH, domestic violence, a felony.

Gidget Jena Brookover, 34, Belpre, OH, domestic violence, a misdemeanor.

There are currently 17 female inmates and 76 male inmates being housed in the Washington County Jail.