News 23 May 2023

15 May 2023 Deputy Ullom began an investigation into the theft of money. 

15 May 2023 Sgt. Parks began an investigation into a dog bite in Belpre Township. 

16 May 2023 Deputy Windland served a protection order in Muskingum Township and recovered the necessary items.

16 May 2023 Deputy Norris began an investigation into a stolen cell phone.

17 May 2023 Deputy Thornberry completed a private property accident report on Beach Drive, Belpre Township.  John Sink was backing from a driveway when he backed into a City of Belpre vehicle.

17 May 2023 Deputy Eichhorn observed a U-Haul truck travelling south on I77, Marietta Township.  Numerous traffic violations were observed and a traffic stop was conducted.  The driver, Ralph H Faulkner, 4566 East 104th Street, Cleveland, OH, was issued a citation for no seat belt and a warning citation for lanes of travel.

18 May 2023 Deputy Gainer began an investigation into a stolen homemade trailer in Muskingum Township.

19 May 2023 Deputy Tucker began an investigation into a stolen Polaris Magnum 4 wheeler from Newport Township.

19 May 2023 Deputy Ullom, along with other WCSO deputies, responded to State Route 555, Decatur Township, Cutler, OH, to a domestic violence incident involving Corey Hunter.  Hunter allegedly jumped on the victim and began choking them.    Hunter then grabbed ahold of their arms, pushing them up against the wall.  Bruising was observed on the victim.  Hunter fled the scene prior to law enforcement arriving.  A warrant was requested and issued through Marietta Municipal Court for Hunter, age 42, 8945 State Route 555, Cutler, OH, on a charge of domestic violence.

There are currently 24 women and 89 men being housed in the Washington County Jail.