Police Incidents


According to reports, the Washington C.H. Police Department responded to the following calls:

Jan. 26

Burglary: At 7:52 a.m., Susan Wollscheid reported that sometime overnight, unknown person(s) forced entry into her office on East Court Street and removed various properties.

Burglary: At 5:05 p.m., Drew Maddux reported that unknown person(s) forced entry into his residence and removed property.

Making False Alarms: At 7:54 p.m., officers along with EMS responded to a 911 call reporting an unknown medical emergency at an address on Rawlings Street. Upon arrival of officers, the caller was contacted and it was found that no medical emergency existed and the caller appeared to be intoxicated. The caller, Robert S. Longberry, was arrested for the listed offense.

Theft: At 8:14 p.m., an employee of Walmart reported that they observed two females conceal merchandise and attempt to leave the store without paying for the items. The two females, identified as Rhonda J. Baughn and Sheila A. Speakman, were arrested for the theft offense. Speakman was additionally charged with drug paraphernalia possession and possession of dangerous drugs for items found during her arrest.

Jan. 25

Assault: At 3:21 p.m., James Green reported that a known female assaulted him. Roxanna Mann was arrested for assault.

Overdose: At 3:53 p.m., the Washington C.H. Police Department and Fayette County EMS were called to the area of Leesburg Avenue and Draper Street for a suspected heroin-related overdose. Both agencies arrived and EMS administered Narcan, reviving a female. During the subsequent investigation, Jaimie Merritt was arrested for operating a vehicle impaired.

Overdose: At 5:44 p.m., the Washington C.H. Police Department and Fayette County EMS were called to 716 E. Market St. for a suspected heroin-related overdose. Both agencies arrived and EMS administered Narcan, reviving a female. Ashley Stubbs was arrested for an outstanding bench warrant and several drug-related charges.

Overdose: At 8:46 p.m., the Washington C.H. Police Department and Fayette County EMS were called to 648 Yeoman St. for a suspected heroin-related overdose. Both agencies arrived and EMS administered Narcan, reviving a male. Quentin Knapp was arrested for a bench warrant for failing to appear at court.

Jan. 21

Theft: At 12:53 p.m., Catherine Gristy reported that an unknown suspect(s) stole a wallet from her vehicle while parked on the Washington Square lot in the area of Ace Hardware.

Jan. 19

Theft: At 5:56 p.m., Kurt Semler reported that unknown person(s) removed his vehicle from where it was parked in the 500 block of Glenn Avenue.