Police Incidents


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

April 1

Assault: At 1:31 p.m., a woman reported being assaulted by an unknown assailant.

March 28

Theft: At 4:05 p.m., Patricia Brown reported that sometime overnight an unknown person(s) removed property from her front porch in the 300 block of East Temple Street.

March 27

Possession of Drug Abuse Instruments: At 12:42 p.m., officers were arresting Shawn Yoakum on several outstanding warrants at Bluestone Inn, Room 106 when Yoakum was found to be in possession of a hypodermic needle. Also located in the room was Nicholas Hauptman. Hauptman gave false information to officers and was also found in possession of a hypodermic needle. Yoakum was charged with possession of drug abuse instruments and several warrants. Haputman was charged with obstructing official business and possession of drug abuse instruments.

March 26

Recovered Property & Theft: At 2:09 a.m. while on patrol, an officer located a stolen vehicle on the Walmart parking lot located at 1397 Leesburg Ave. A short time later Jeremy Self returned to the vehicle and departed the area. Self was stopped leaving the area and was arrested without incident. During the investigation it was discovered that one of the license plates on the vehicle had been stolen along with a credit card found on his person. Self was charged with three counts of receiving stolen property, along with several traffic charges. It was also discovered that Self had committed a theft from Walmart prior to departing. Self was additionally charged with theft.

Theft: At 8:20 a.m., Cynthia Larvie reported that her temporary Ohio registration was stolen from her vehicle.

Disturbance/Obstructing/Warrant Service: At 8:14 p.m., police received a complaint of a disturbance at 511 E. Temple St., Apt. 6. Officers arrived and advised several occupants of Apartment 6 of the complaint. During the investigation, warrant checks were run on the occupants. It was discovered that Billjo Sayre and Destiny Hysell gave officers false information. Both were found to have warrants for their arrests. Hysell was arrested on three outstanding bench warrants from Washington C.H. Municipal Court and additionally for obstructing official business. During the arrest of Sayre, she attempted to discard drug paraphernalia and resisted arrest. Sayre was arrested for a parole warrant and a warrant out of the Chillicothe Police Department. Sayre was additionally charged with resisting arrest, possession of drug paraphernalia and obstructing official business.

March 25

Burglary: At 2:44 a.m., Korrie Ross reported that an unknown person(s) entered her residence and removed property.

Burglary: At 9:58 a.m., Michelle Dewitt reported that an unknown person(s) entered her garage. The unknown person(s) removed various properties.

March 24

Suspicious Person: At 4:15 p.m., officers responded to Wendy’s, located at 520 Clinton Ave. in reference to a person nodding off, possibly suffering from a drug-related overdose. Officers arrived and spoke with Logan Mcgraw. Mcgraw had active warrants for his arrest. During his arrest, drug paraphernalia and a needle were located on his person.

Theft: At 4:50 p.m., a manager of Pizza Hut, located at 409 S. Elm St., reported that an order was made and delivered. The person accepted the order, removed half the order and returned it to the delivery driver. Melissa Wilson was subsequently arrested for theft and she was unable to pay for the order.

March 23

Trespassing: At 9:10 p.m., Bridget Sharon reported that a known subject was at her residence uninvited, banging on doors and windows. While officers were responding, the male departed at a high rate of speed. Responding officers stopped Danny Rowe, Jr. for traffic violations. Rowe was arrested for trespassing, possession of drugs and several traffic-related offenses. While Rowe was being escorted to the Fayette County Jail, he attempted to head butt an officer. Rowe was additionally charged with obstructing official business.

March 22

Suspicious Person: At 8:40 p.m., the police department responded to 511 E. Temple St. in reference to a suspicious person complaint. Officers arrived and during the course of the investigation arrested James V. Green for trespassing and prowling.