News 27 Mar 2023

On 18 Mar 2023 Deputy Schwendeman began an investigation into a scam/theft from online accounts. 

On 18 Mar 2023 Deputy Derkin was dispatched to Baker Road, Belpre Township, to a dog on the roadway acting aggressive towards an individual running on the roadway.   A summons is being requested for Ronald Lee Kern, age 65, 236 Baker Road, Little Hocking, OH, on a charge of failure to restrain.

On 19 Mar 2023 Deputy Stillson was on patrol in Pioneer Township when he observed a motor vehicle with OH registration fail to stop at the red light at Third and Putnam Streets.  A traffic stop was conducted  and the driver was identified as Colleen Marie Riley, Third Street, Marietta, OH.  A citation for disobedience of a traffic control device was issued to Riley.

On 19 Mar 2023 Deputy Gainer was patrolling near the intersection of State Route 339 and McGill Road, Dunham Township.  A traffic stop was conducted on the vehicle driven by Michael Bradley Davis.  Davis advised he does not have a license due to it being suspended out of West Virginia.   Davis was issued a citation for driving under suspension.

On 20 Mar 2023 Deputy Gainer began an investigation into a stolen Samsung from Warren Township.

On 20 Mar 2023 Deputy Norris received a warrant from the State of West Virginia for the arrest of Herbert Eugene Myles on a charge of parole violation.  Information on the warrant was compared to information inmate Myles gave upon being booked into the Washington County Jail, finding them to be a match.  Myles, age 33, 7474 Melynne Trace, Canal Winchester, OH, was charged with being a fugitive from justice.

On 20 Mar 2023 Deputy Windland and Deputy Young began an investigation in Muskingum Township regarding storage buildings being entered and items removed.

The following subject(s) were processed into the Washington County Jail 23 Mar 2023 to 24 Mar 2023:

Baxter Lee Grimes, age 46, New Matamoras, OH, possession of drugs, tampering with evidence, breaking and entering, parole violation, and theft, all felonies, and criminal damaging, a misdemeanor.

Cortney Nicole Brooks, age 32, Waterford, OH, endangering children 2 counts and driving while under the influence of alcohol/drugs, all misdemeanors.

Ryan Michael Efaw, age 26, Beverly, OH, breaking and entering 5 counts, and burglary 2 counts, all felonies.

Brian Lee Miller, age 57, Marietta, OH, aggravated menacing, breach of recognizance and criminal damaging, all misdemeanors.

April Lynn Livingston, age 46, Roseville, OH, unauthorized use of motor vehicle, a misdemeanor.

Chad Allen Russell, age 47, Belpre, OH, possession of drugs, a felony.

Donna Marie Rood, age 56, Parkersburg, WV, receiving stolen property, a misdemeanor.

Devante Paris Griggs, age 23, Akron, OH, fugitive from justice, a misdemeanor.

Matthew Richards Jett, age 38, Lowell, OH, probation violation 2 counts, theft, possession of drug abuse instruments, and contempt of court failure to appear, all misdemeanors.

Akietta Nichole Parker, age 31, Washington, WV, illegal use of possession of drug paraphernalia, a misdemeanor, and parole violation, a felony.

Andrea Louise Salsberry, age 31, Vincent, OH, aggravated possession of drugs, a felony, and illegal use or possession of drug paraphernalia, a misdemeanor.

Thomas Anthony White, age 38, Columbus, OH, robbery and theft, both felonies.

Keith Allen Huff, age 39, Marietta, OH, probation violation, a misdemeanor.

There are currently 23 women and 87 men being housed in the Washington County Jail.