Ellen Howard, 56, of 10 Back Road, Macksburg, reported Friday that she believes truck drivers traveling on Ohio 821 drive recklessly and at excess speeds, cause dust to accumulate on her windows and intentionally use their engine brakes near her home. Howard was informed that the dust accumulation was not criminal in nature but that a deputy would patrol the area and monitor traffic for any violations.
Lewis E. Muro, 36, of 817 Masonic Park Road Lot 7, Marietta, was arrested Saturday for assault, telephone harassment and criminal trespassing. Late the previous evening, Muro repeated phoned one of his neighbors despite their repeated requests for him to stop doing so. Muro also harassed his neighbors by pounding on the outside of his neighbors' trailers and challenging them to fights. When neighbor Joshua Sprague, 34, attempted to speak to Muro, he was struck in the mouth with what appeared to be a handle from a hammer. At the Washington County Jail, Muro tested a .216 blood alcohol content.
United Ambulance transported a 38-year-old Macksburg resident to Marietta Memorial Hospital Saturday for treatment to a heroin overdose. The victim's mother said her son left home for a few hours and appeared high when he returned home. The victim admitted injecting 10 grams of heroin and later signed himself out of the hospital.
The following people were recently processed into the Washington County Jail:
Carrie S. Britton, 27, of 45 Mills Lane, Watertown, was arrested Friday for three counts of contempt of a court order.
Jerry D. Smith, 27, of 1483 Dutton Hill Road, Macksburg, was arrested Friday for breach of recognizance and for violating the terms of his probation, both felonies.
Lewis E. Muro, 36, of 817 Masonic Park Road Lot 7, Marietta, was arrested Saturday for assault, telephone harassment and criminal trespassing, all misdemeanors.
Joseph E. Carter, 53, of 2025 Highway 256, England, Ark., was arrested Saturday for obstructing official business and resisting arrest, both misdemeanors.
Rodrick D. Pettis, 25, of 1207 Canal Winchester Drive, Columbus, was arrested Saturday for driving under an OVI suspended license, a misdemeanor.
Katie A. Graham, 31, of 239 Muskingum Drive, Marietta, was arrested Saturday for failure to appear, a misdemeanor.
Trevor B. Bates, 23, of 44491 Fairground Road, Caldwell, was arrested Sunday for OVI, a misdemeanor.
Garrett L. Sandy, 23, of 1401 14th St., Vienna, was arrested Sunday for disorderly conduct by intoxication, a misdemeanor.
Jade L. Allen, 28, of 907 30th St. Apt. 6, Parkersburg, was arrested Sunday for theft, a misdemeanor.
Samuel E. Leal Jr., 34, of 2614 W. Second St. Apt. B, Duluth, Minn., was arrested Monday for domestic violence, a felony.