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Wood Sheriff

Police

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Sheriff’s Department released the following reports Nov. 7: Nov. 5 * A deputy responded to U.S. 50 (Robert Byrd Highway) in reference to a single-vehicle accident involving a bear. The driver stated she was westbound on U.S. 50 when a bear ran into the roadway ...

Wood Magistrate

In the Courts

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court heard the following cases on Nov. 6: * Frederick Fly II, 43, 616 1/2 33rd St., Parkersburg, was arraigned in Wood County Magistrate Court by Magistrate Robin Waters on a charge of malicious wounding, after allegedly causing a broken orbital socket ...

Wood County Circuit Court

In the Courts

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Circuit Court heard the following cases Nov. 4-6: Nov. 4 * Jared Kessler had pre-trial motions in Judge Robert Waters’ Court. It was determined that Kessler was found competent to stand trial. His trial is set for Feb. 24 at 10 a.m. Kessler is accused of fatally ...

Civil suits

In the Courts

PARKERSBURG — The following civil cases were filed between Oct. 28 and Nov. 1 in the office of the Wood County Circuit Clerk: * Credit Acceptance Corp. v. Kevin Heaton, aka Kevin E. Heaton. * WEE Federal Credit Union v. Christopher Dale Ables. * Rick Modesitt & Associates Inc. v. Gary ...

Divorce petitions

In the Courts

PARKERSBURG — The following divorce petitions were filed in the office of the Wood County Circuit Clerk between Oct. 28 and Nov. 1: * Robert Keith Holbert v. Nancy Sue Holbert * Cynthia Lynn Porter v. Dwayne Bruce Porter * Heather Leeann Lowe v. Jeremiah Lee Blosser * Christopher Martin ...

On the Record

Police

Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — The following cases were heard in Wood County Magistrate Court on Nov. 5. * Chaz Howard, 25, P.O. Box 473, waived his preliminary hearing on a charge of burglary; his case has been bound over to Wood County Circuit Court for grand jury consideration. * Mark ...

On the Record

Police

Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — The following cases appeared in Wood County Magistrate Court on Nov. 4: * Shayla Renee Barler, 23, 7641 Pike St., Parkersburg, posted $2,500 bond and was released on charges of receiving and transferring stolen property and fraudulent use of a credit card. ...

Marriage licenses

Marriage Licenses

MARIETTA — The following people recently picked up marriage licenses at the Washington County Courthouse: * Stephen Joseph Jenkins, 20, of New Matamoras, to Taylor Renea Marshall, 21, of New Matamoras; Oct. 17. * Joshua Aaron Pevarski, 21, of Marietta, to Darian Elizabeth Espinoza, 20, of ...

Wood Magistrate

In the Courts

PARKERSBURG — The following cases were heard at Wood County Magistrate Court on Oct. 30: * Tyler McMahan, 27, 1323 14th St.,Vienna, was arraigned on charges of driving while suspended, a third offense, fleeing and shoplifting, a third offense. He was being held at the North Central Regional ...

Washington Sheriff

Police

MARIETTA — Washington County Sheriff’s Department released the following reports and charges Oct. 30: Oct. 25 * Sgt. McKee responded to Marietta Motors, 25935 State Route 7, Marietta, to a report of a stolen motor vehicle. The car lot owner, Travis Westfall, reported the motor vehicle, ...

Wood County real estate transfers

Real Estate Transfers

PARKERSBURG — The following property transfers were recorded in Wood County from June 10-11: * Goldy Cheng to Paul Cheng, all interest lot 54 Brookside Addition, Parkersburg city, exempt. * J. Smith to Leah Dickel, part of lot five, C. A. Wade Addition, City of Parkersburg, $45,000 * ...

On the Record

Police

Parkersburg Police PARKERSBURG — The Parkersburg Police Department released the following reports Oct. 29: * This past weekend the Parkersburg Police Department responded to 267 calls for service. * Madison Donaway, 21, of Columbus, was arrested Oct. 25 on a bench warrant. * Jesse ...

On the Record

Police

Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court released the following reports Oct. 28: * Jesse Leon Kersey III, 24, care of 2311 Pike St., Lot 13, Parkersburg, was arraigned on a charge of malicious wounding and bond was set at $10,000 cash. Kersey was arrested after allegedly ...

Property Transfers

Real Estate Transfers

Property Transfers MARIETTA — The following property transfers were recently recorded at the Washington County Courthouse: Adams Township * Jane Swaney life est et al to Jan Erin Emge et al, 655 Lang Farm Road, Marietta, land, affidavit. Belpre Township * Mark A. Lang to Janet P. Sparks, ...

On the Record

Police

Athens Sheriff ATHENS – The Athens County Sheriff’s Department released the following reports Oct 24. Oct. 22 * The Criminal Interdiction Unit patrolled the area of River Road for a suspicious vehicle. Deputies made contact with the vehicle and identified its passengers. A consent to ...

On the Record

Police

Washington Sheriff MARIETTA — The Washington County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports Oct. 21: * On Oct. 15, Deputy Schwendeman filed charges for being an unruly juvenile on a 13-year-old female and 14-year-old female through Washington County Juvenile Court. * On Oct. ...

On the Record

Police

Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court released the following reports Oct. 21: * Doyal Michael Scarberry, 28, 73 Delta Place, Davisville, was arraigned on charges of possession of a controlled substance, marijuana, less than 15 grams; brandishing; and obstructing an ...

Washington Sheriff

Police

MARIETA — The Washington County Sheriff’s Department released the following reports Oct. 21: Oct. 15: • Deputy Schwendeman filed unruly charges on a 13-year-old female and 14-year-old female through Washington County Juvenile Court. Oct. 18: • Deputy Hall responded to Stow It ...

Belpre Police

Police

BELPRE — The Belpre Police Department released the following reports on Oct. 21: • On Oct. 10, Gurmel L. McDonald, 32, of Parkersburg was arrested on two charges of criminal trespass. • On Oct. 11, Jennifer E. Seaman, 39, of Parkersburg was cited for expired registration. • On ...

Williamstown Police

Police

WILLIAMSTOWN — Williamstown Police Department released the following reports on Oct. 16: Oct. 8 • A 46-year-old Beaver, W.Va., man reported that he was assaulted by a co-worker on the job site of the new Williamstown Elementary School earlier in the month. Both men were employees of ...