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Wood Magistrate

In the Courts

PARKERSBURG — The Wood County Magistrate Court released the following reports on Dec. 7: * Dwayne Bush, 39, 190 Barnstable Dr., Parkersburg, was arraigned on a charge of delivery of a controlled substance, heroin, and bond was set at $5,000 cash. * Joshua Eric Mercy, 26, of Parkersburg, was ...

On the Record

Police

Wood Sheriff PARKERSBURG — The Wood County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports Dec. 4: * On Nov. 29, Aaron B. Carpenter, 30, of Warren Avenue, was issued a citation for expired registration and no proof of insurance. * On Nov. 29, Brittany Lynn Gainer-Robey, 30, of Camden ...

On the Record

Police

Circuit Court PARKERSBURG — Wood County Circuit Court heard the following cases Dec. 4. In Judge Robert Waters’ Court: * John M. Decker, 42, in custody, waived extradition back to Washington County on charges of aggravated robbery and felonious assault. * Gabrielle Chaffin, 19, in ...

Rite Aid armed robbery suspect sought

Police

MARIETTA — The man who robbed the Marietta Rite Aid Sunday, injuring a pharmacist, might have also cased out the Vienna Rite Aid prior to the crime, said Marietta police. As of late Monday, the suspect was still at large and police were seeking the public’s help in identifying him. He’s ...

On the Record

Police

Athens Sheriff ATHENS, Ohio — The Athens County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports on Dec. 3: * On Dec. 1, the Criminal Interdiction Unit conducted a traffic stop on East Canal Street. During the course of the stop K-9 Bora indicated on the vehicle. During the search, items ...

Washington County real estate transfers

Real Estate Transfers

MARIETTA — The following property transfers were recently recorded at the Washington County Courthouse: Adams Township * Michael A. Lang to Thomas and Diana Muir, 101 High St., Marietta, land and parcel; $44,000 warranty deed. Belpre Township * Charles A. and Beverly A. Ray to David ...

Wood Magistrate

In the Courts

PARKERSBURG — The following reports were released from the Wood County Magistrate Court on Nov. 29-30: Nov. 29 * Matthew Paul Miller, 36, 400 Avery Court, Apt.1, Parkersburg, was arraigned on a charge of grand larceny and released on a $5,000 surety bond. * Zachary Davis, 27, 107 ...

Athens Sheriff

Police

ATHENS COUNTY — The Athens County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports on Nov. 30: Nov. 29 * The Athens County Sheriff’s Office responded to Front Street in reference to a complaint of a suspicious person in a residential area. The area was thoroughly patrolled, but there ...

Wood Sheriff

Police

PARKERSBURG — The Wood County Sheriff’s Department released the following reports on Nov. 29: Nov. 27 * Jason Matthew Grimes, 41, of Odell Lane, was issued a citation for driving on suspended and no insurance. A passenger in the vehicle, Charles Ray ackey, 36, of Westview Way, was ...

Divorce petitions

In the Courts

MARIETTA — The following divorces and dissolutions were recently recorded at the Washington County Courthouse: * Richard Forshey, 72, of Marietta, and Margie Griffiths Forshey, 65, of Marietta were granted a divorce on Nov. 26. * Sheena T. Barton, 33, of Belpre, and Jessie D. Barton, 35, ...

Wood County Circuit Court

In the Courts

PARKERSBURG — The following cases were heard in Wood County Circuit Court on Nov. 28. * In Judge Jason Wharton’s Court, Uriah Charles Parker, 41, in custody, had his bond reduced from $75,000 to $25,000 surety, with the condition that he complete a substance abuse evaluation at the ...

Athens Sheriff

Police

ATHENS — Athens County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports on Nov. 28. Nov. 27 * The Athens County Sheriff’s Office responded to Strouds Run Road in reference to a report of numerous suspicious vehicles and a person along the roadway. Deputies patrolled the area and ...

Civil suits

In the Courts

PARKERSBURG — The following civil suits were filed between Oct. 22 and Nov. 23 in the office of the Wood County Circuit Court Clerk: * Debra M. Hall v. Wal-Mart Stores East LP, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Wendy Loughner * Stephanie D. Davis v. Christina Doak * Geico Advantage Insurance ...

Divorce petitions

In the Courts

PARKERSBURG — The following divorce petitions were filed in the office of the Wood County Circuit Clerk between Nov. 12-23: * Mary Elizabeth Conner v. Thomas Marion Conner * John T. Marlow v. Cheryl F. Marlow * Stacy Kay O’Dell v. George Galen O’Dell * Stephen L. Cowan v. Brenda ...

Washington Sheriff

Police

MARIETTA — Washington County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports and charges on Nov. 28. Nov. 24 * Deputy Parks responded to 905 Sugar Run Road, Marietta, to meet with Scott Moore regarding a burglary at the residence. Numerous items of value were removed and this case ...

Wood Magistrate

In the Courts

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court released the following reports on Nov. 27: * Sheena Marie Davis, 56, 4814 4th Ave. Apartment 4D, Parkersburg, pleaded guilty to driving while suspended, a third offense; she was sentenced to time served and assessed $310.25 in court costs and ...

Belpre Police

Police

BELPRE — The Belpre Police Department released the following reports on Nov. 27: * On Nov. 20, Courtney N. Clayton, 26, Belpre, was cited for driving under suspension and for no turn signal. Clayton also was charged with possession of marijuana, marijuana paraphernalia, possession of a ...

Athens Sheriff

Police

ATHENS, Ohio — The Athens County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports Nov. 27: * On Nov. 26, the Athens County Sheriff’s Office received a report of several vehicles being broken into on State Route 691. Money and other small items were taken from the vehicles. This matter is ...

Wood Sheriff

Police

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Sheriff’s Department released the following reports on Nov. 28. Nov. 26 * Tyler Jamison Hull, 22, of Belmont Road, was issued a citation for expired motor vehicle inspection. * Eric Kevin Cullum II, 27, of Sunshine Mountain Road, Williamstown, was arrested on ...

Athens Sheriff

Police

ATHENS, Ohio — The Athens County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports Nov. 26: • On Nov. 21, the Criminal Interdiction Unit conducted a traffic stop on North Plains Road. While on the stop, K9 Bora indicated on the vehicle. Upon searching the vehicle, narcotics were located. ...