In the Courts

Wood County Circuit Court

PARKERSBURG — The Wood County Circuit Court heard the following cases on April 4. In Judge Jason Wharton’s Court: * Lester Johnson, age unavailable, in custody, was found guilty of an information charge of escape and was sentenced to one year at the West Virginia Department of ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — The Wood County Magistrate Court heard the following cases on April 3. * Jacob Givens, 20, 650 13th St., Apartment 1, Parkersburg, pleaded guilty to shoplifting. He was assessed $185.25 in court costs and fines and ordered to pay a $69.94 civil payment to the victim. * ...

On the Record

Circuit Court PARKERSBURG — The following cases were heard in Wood County Circuit Court on April 2. In Judge Robert Waters’ Court: * Jarrod Vincent Moore, 29, in custody, waived extradition back to Tuscarawas County, Ohio, on charges of failure to appear, trafficking in heroin and ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — The Wood County Magistrate Court heard the following cases on March 29: * Matthew Stewart Hill, 38, homeless, was arraigned on charges of grand larceny and fleeing in a vehicle with reckless indifference and was being held at the North Central Regional Jail on a $25,000 surety ...

Wood County Circuit Court

PARKERSBURG — The Wood County Circuit Court heard the following cases on March 29: In Judge Robert Waters’ Court: * Anthony Michael Douglas, 33, in custody, pleaded guilty to destruction of property and escape. He will be sentenced on May 28 at 9 a.m. * Keysha Nicole Church, 27, in ...

Divorce petitions

PARKERSBURG — The following divorce petitions were filed in the office of the Wood County Circuit Clerk between March 18-22: * Jolene Christine Sink v. Danny Lee Sink * Brooke N. Drennen v. David E. Drennen * Cayla Brooke Wright v. Zachary Travis Todd Wright * Katherine N. Lemley v. Luke ...

Civil suits

PARKERSBURG — The following civil suits were filed between March 18-22 in the office of Wood County Circuit Court Clerk: * Nancy Markle v. T.L.N. Four Inc., dba McDonald’s, and John Doe * Monongahela Power Company v. Joseph and Cheryl Matheny * State of West Virginia ex rel. v. Diocese ...

Wood County Circuit Court

PARKERSBURG — The Wood County Circuit Court heard the following cases on March 26: In Judge Jason Wharton’s Court: * Justin Nutter, 48, in custody, was found guilty of delivery of a controlled substance and was sentenced to five years at the West Virginia Department of Corrections. In ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — The following cases were heard in Wood County Magistrate Court Wednesday: * Bret Michael Alexander Wilson, 29, 406 4th Ave., Parkersburg, was arraigned on a second-offense charge of domestic battery and was released on a $1,000 surety bond. * Mark Anthony Toler, 35, 801 18th ...

On the Record

Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court released the following reports March 25: * Carl Clayton Robinson, 30, of Parkersburg, was arraigned on a charge of violation of a domestic violence protective order and released on a $1,000 personal recognizance bond. In a separate ...

Reno man among those indicted by Washington County grand jury

MARIETTA — A Reno man is facing multiple felony charges after shooting a gun toward his girlfriend and mother, one of more than 30 people indicted by a Washington County grand jury this month. Wyatt T. Barth, 21, of 4685 County Road 9, allegedly had an argument on Feb. 28 with his ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court heard the following cases on March 22: * Bryan Shupp, 27, 510 Pike St., Apartment A, Parkersburg, pleaded guilty to a third offense charge of driving while suspended or revoked. He was sentenced to 60 days of home confinement and assessed $310.25 in ...

Divorce petitions

MARIETTA — The following people recently were granted divorces or dissolutions of marriage in Washington County Common Pleas Court: * Jeffrey S. McCrady, 30, of Belpre, and Corey J. McCrady, 29, of Paden City, W.Va., were granted a divorce March 18. * Matthew W. Clift, 32, and Alaina D. ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court heard the following cases on March 21. * Gabrielle Gregory, 27, 505 20th St., apartment number two, Vienna, was arraigned on the charge of fraudulent use of an access device and is being held at the North Central Regional Jail on a $500 surety ...

Wood County Circuit Court

PARKERSBURG — The following cases were heard in Wood County Circuit Court on March 21. Judge Robert Waters’ Court: * Co-defendants Darrell Alan Boggs, 50, and Kaula McVey, 30, both at the North Central Regional Jail, who are indicted on charges of burglary, conspiracy to commit ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court heard the following cases on March 20. * Amanda Grubb, 33, 1705 36th St., Parkersburg, pleaded guilty to a charge of reckless driving and as part of a plea agreement was dismissed on a charge of shoplifting. She was assessed $185.25 in court costs ...

Divorce petitions

PARKERSBURG — The following divorce petitions were filed in the office of the Wood County Circuit Clerk between March 4-15: * Alexis Barton v. Michael Barton * Diana Jo Cumpston v. Samuel Frederick Cumpston * Mark Cook v. Jennifer Williams * Lisa Marie Burton v. David Shaquan ...

Wood County Circuit Court

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Circuit Court heard the following cases on March 20. In Judge Jason Wharton’s Court: * Andrew Micah Glaspell, 25, in custody, pleaded guilty to charges of delivery of a controlled substance, methamphetamine; possession of a controlled substance with intent to ...

Civil suits

PARKERSBURG — The following civil suits were filed between March 4-15 in the office of Wood County Circuit Court Clerk: * Jeffrey J. Corra v. West Virginia Insurance Company * Ditech Financial LLC v. Jonathan McCormick * Matthew Wines v. Rachel Gibson * Bernstein Burkley PC v. ...

On the Record

Circuit Court PARKERSBURG — The following cases recently appeared in Wood County Circuite Court: * Paul Allen Roberts, 58, in custody, was found not competent to stand trial in the Wood County Circuit Court on March 15. The evaluation showed that he may regain competence after six months ...