Police Arrests/Citations


According to reports, the following individuals have been arrested or cited by the Washington C.H. Police Department. They are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.

March 27

Michael A. Merritt, 20, 714 Briar Ave., bench warrant – failure to comply.

Ryan K. Cooler, 23, 264 Brentwood Drive, no operator’s license.

March 26

Randall W. Thomas, Jr., 27, 415 Grove Ave., Fayette County Sheriff’s Office probation violation bench warrant.

Shane M. Cooper, 29, 1110 Campbell St., possession of drug abuse instruments.

Dashon J. Harris, 30, 1230 E. Temple St., inducing panic.

Female, 17, Washington C.H., failure to yield.

Phyllis Phillips, 70, 1137 E. Temple St., left of center.

Gage A.S. Summers, 18, 121 W. Temple St., stop sign violation.

Dustin L. Gilpen, 27, 94 Jamison Road, Lot 118, bench warrant – failure to comply.

Austin L. Grim, 19, 232 S. East St., New Holland, Chillicothe warrant – failure to appear.

Joshua A. Troute, 35, 1115 Clemson Plaza, failure to control, leaving scence of accident, OVI, OVI refusal.

March 25

Emily M. Starkey, 24, Circleville, speed.

Whitney A. Downing, 22, 1025 Dayton Ave., Lot 27, traffic control device violation.

Dejuan C. Barefield, 33, 872 Riverbirch Road, no operator’s license, Franklin County felony bench warrant – failure to appear.

Brandi L. Reeves, 38, 888 Pin Oak Place, speed 41/25.

Donald E. Russell, 53, 30 Maple St., Jeffersonville, right of way violation during funeral procession, no operator’s license.

Carl F. Nance, 40, 1485 Dennis St., no operator’s license.

Billy J. May, 34, 701 Peabody Ave., inducing panic.

Robert M. McKinney, 29, Nelsonville, Fairfield County warrant.

Kaylee E. Mallow, 20, 2006 Armbrust Drive, speed.

Leanna M. Kidwell, 18, 1327 Forest St., speed.

Gary D. Brock, 64, 3893 U.S. 62 SW, speed.

Sharon D. Hakes, 36, 624 Columbus Ave., no operator’s license.

Brandon L. Everhart, 35, 583 Blackstone St., domestic violence bench warrant.

March 24

Jeremy Self, 31, Springfield, Fayette County Sheriff’s Office warrant.

Doris J. Helsel, 76, 5995 Locust Grove Road, failure to yield.

Anna K. Shuster, 42, Frankfort, speed 45/25, no operator’s license.

Amanda E. Monroe, 26, 1102 Solid Rock Blvd., Apt. 12, CCW (fourth-degree felony), improper handling of gun in motor vehicle (fourth-degree felony), possession of methamphetamine (fifth-degree felony), possession of drug paraphernalia (fourth-degree misdemeanor).

Presto A. Riner, 18, 424 Forest St., stop sign violation.