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Thursday | via Marietta Times
A Elizabeth J. Tucker, of 907 Front St., reported an identity theft on Feb. 14. The suspect will be summoned into court for these charges. A Dean L. Phillips, of 767 Buckeye Ave., reported Feb. 14 that a TV was missing from his home and there was evidence of forced entry. Comment?
Friday Feb 3 | via Marietta Times
Photo illustration by Janelle Patterson of The Marietta Times Based on crime, local law enforcement will arrest and detain undocumented residents in the same quarters as U.S. citizen inmates. Migrant labor and crop prosperity go hand in hand in rural communities where seasonal work is taxing throughout the warm months. Comment?
Thursday Feb 2 | via Marietta Times
Two have thrown in their hats for the Marietta Municipal Court judge race this year in Washington County: Democratic incumbent Janet Dyar Welch and Republican challenger Paul Bertram. The position, which oversees civil and small claims cases, forcible entry and detainer actions, evictions, conversions of property, replevin actions, preliminary hearings for felonies and administration of justice for misdemeanor crimes, will begin a new term at the new year for a period of six years. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 31 | via NewsandSentinel.com
The Marietta man alleged to have made an explosive device found in the Marietta Municipal Court building Dec. 15 was among the 17 people indicted by a Washington County grand jury in January. Daniel Lindsey Buchman, 33, of 106 Sunset Drive, Marietta, was indicted on one count of illegal manufacturing of processing explosive, a second-degree felony, and two counts of unlawful possession of dangerous ordnance, both fifth-degree felonies. Comment?
Monday Jan 30 | via Marietta Times
A Belpre City Councilman arrested Sunday for domestic violence and assault was released form the Washington County Jail Monday on a $500 personal recognizance bond. James Brian Turrill, 51, of Belpre, appeared in Marietta Municipal Court Monday morning and entered and pleaded not guilty to the charges. Comment?
Friday Jan 27 | via NewsandSentinel.com
Natalie Ann Benton, 31, of 111 North Hart St., Apt. 8, and Morgan Blitz Wynn, 24, of 365 Mount Tom Pines Road, Marietta, were arrested Thursday, said the Washington County Sheriff's Office. Comment?
Jan 25, 2017 | via Marietta Times
A A Waverly, W.Va. man and his 17-year-old son reported Jan. 17 that the son had been driving with a group of people. Comment?
Jan 19, 2017 | via Marietta Times
A Little Hocking man was sentenced to 30 months in prison Thursday in Common Pleas Judge Mark Kerenyi's court for three separate cases involving property theft and drugs. Weston C. Hickman, 24, of 721 Old River Road, Little Hocking, pleaded guilty to aggravated possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony, possession of heroin, a fifth-degree felony, petty theft, a first-degree misdemeanor, and burglary, a third-degree felony, in exchange for the state to drop two other felony charges. Comment?
Jan 2, 2017 | via Marietta Times
Washington Morgan Noble Major Crimes Task Force agents, with the assistance of the Marietta Police Department, executed a search warrant at 111 North Hart St. Apt. 8, Marietta, in regards to drugs, according to a press release from the Washington County Sheriff's Office. Comment?
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