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Recent Crime News
Sunday Jul 26 | via Norwalk Reflector
An Ohio man has been sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison for running an electronics sales scam that defrauded 22 victims, including elderly individuals and a church. Wayne Hunter, 47, of Marietta, was sentenced Friday in the Washington County Court of Common Pleas to serve 30 months in prison and to pay $14,637.87 in restitution to victims. Comment?
Friday Jul 24 | via Marietta Times
Eighty-nine-year-old Fern Frank attended the sentencing of former Wayne's Computer World owner Wayne Hunter Thursday to ensure he would see the face of one of his victims-but Frank was hoping to see someone in the courtroom as well. "I wondered if his mother would be here," she said, following the hearing. Comment?
Saturday Jul 18 | via Marietta Times
The owner of N&W Sealing, 11800 Veto Road, Marietta, reported Wednesday that sometime overnight an unknown suspect spray painted and damaged a trailer on his property. The owner said the suspect also spray painted the front door to his business office. Comment?
Thursday Jul 16 | via Marietta Times
Charles Reed Jr. of Little Hocking reported Tuesday that his credit card account was used without his permission at Walmart. An employee of the Tiger Stop reported Tuesday that a female customer threw her coin change in her in face. Comment?
Friday Jul 3 | via Marietta Times
A Marietta teen facing child sex charges, who is also in trouble after advising law enforcement that he had injected a 12-year-old with heroin, was among 19 people indicted by a Washington County Grand Jury this week. "Keene began his sexual behavior with a girl last year whose date of birth is December 2002," Rings said. Comment?
Tuesday Jun 30 | via NewsandSentinel.com
When Jim Schneider joined the Washington County Prosecutor's Office as an assistant 40 years ago, he had yet to pass the bar exam. Now, at the age of 66, Schneider retired Tuesday from the office he joined in 1975, and from the elected position he has held for 10 years. Comment?
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