On 19 Aug 17 George Ruth, 7585 Veto Road, Belpre, reported item(s) missing from the home.  This case remains under investigation.  (1303) On 19 Aug 17 Melvyn Pierpoint, 225 Main Street, Macksburg, reported a firearm removed from his home.   A juvenile suspect was located and charges

Man Charged with 5 Counts Cruelty to Animals

On 21 Aug 17 Sgt. McGilton requested a summons be issued through Marietta Municipal Court to Jacob S. Hall, age 40, 1111 County House Lane, Marietta for the following charges. 5 counts cruelty to animals – 2 llamas, 1 donkey, 5 ponies, 3 sheep, 1 horse.

23 Year Old Charged with Rape of Juvenile

On 21 Aug 17 the Washington County Sheriff’s Office Detective Bureau began an investigation into the possible sexual assault of a 12-year-old female.  The child reported that Craig Odell Burkheimer has been having sexual contact with her since she was 9 years old.  The child was


On 15 Aug 17 Samantha D. Robinette, 1605 Mt. Tom Road, Marietta, reported a set of keys were missing.  This case remains under investigation.  (953) On 18 Aug 17 Richard Hendrickson, 493 Barrett South Road, Vincent, parked a 2003 Pontiac Grand Am at the Waterford Fairgrounds

Waterford Fair Video and Photos

Thanks to all who stopped by the Sheriff’s Office tent! Make sure to visit WCSO’s tent for Kidprint ID’s at the next event, the Washington County Fair.  

Safety | Total Solar Eclipse 2017

Sheriff Mincks advises everyone to follow these safety tips from NASA during your solar eclipse experience! Follow the link below to via Safety | Total Solar Eclipse 2017