Police Incidents


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

June 3

Burglary: Jackie Lockhart reported that his home was broken into while he was away and the offender(s) removed several items.

Drugs: During a traffic stop, officers found one of the vehicle occupants, identified as Joseph Blanton, to be in possession of several syringes. Blanton was arrested and charged with possession of a drug abuse instrument.

Criminal Damaging: Marie Carpenter came to the police department to report that a known male subject caused damage to her home and property inside of her home. Carpenter was referred to the city solicitor for charges.

Disorderly Conduct: Officers responded to the 900 block of Broadway Street after receiving a complaint of a male subject causing a disturbance. Officers located Charles T. Wood II in the area and found him to be intoxicated. Wood continued to cause a disturbance in the presence of officers and was subsequently arrested and charged with disorderly conduct by intoxication.

June 2

Theft: At 1:48 p.m., an employee of Rent 2 Own reported that a customer stopped making payment on a laptop computer and instead of returning it to the store, the laptop was pawned at Cashland. Marvin J. Broadus was charged with the listed offense.

Violation of a Protection Order: At 2:57 p.m., officers were called to an address in the 500 block of Blackstone Street in reference a violation of a protection order. Upon arrival, a male, who is the respondent in the protection order, was found on the property of the victim in the order. The male, identified as Juwan Tyree Martin-McCullough, was arrested for the listed offense.

Theft: At 3:22 p.m., Amy Dawson reported that a known male removed property from a vehicle without permission.

Theft: At 3:32 p.m., an employee of Walmart reported that a female concealed merchandise and attempted to depart the store without paying for the items. The female, identified as Beth Ann Hughes, was charged with the offense.

Disorderly Conduct: At 4:33 p.m., officers were called to an address in the 700 block of Campbell Street on a disturbance complaint. Upon arrival, the involved parties were separated and warned to discontinue their disruptive behavior. A female, identified as Sydney N. Woodson, failed to cease her actions and was arrested for the listed offense.

Assault: At 4:59 p.m., a person reported that while at Boost Mobile at Washington Square, a known male physically assaulted him. The male, Jonah D. McCoy Jr., was arrested for the listed offense.

Theft: At 8:59 p.m., Andrew Gryniuk reported that unknown person(s) removed his wallet from where he had placed it during a yard sale he was having.

June 1

Theft: At 8:58 a.m., Cynthia Meriweather reported that an unknown male scammed her into depositing funds into a bank account to be able to release a larger sum of money to be delivered to her.

Theft: At 9:20 p.m., an employee of Walmart reported that a female went through the self-check line with merchandise and paid for some, then attempted to depart without paying for the other items. Tonya J. Bruce was arrested for the offense.

May 30

Theft: Terrie Chapman reported that sometime overnight unknown person(s) removed a large homemade wooden easel from outside her dance studio on Broadway Street.

May 29

Forgery/Theft/Drug Paraphernalia: At 3:44 p.m., officers were called to Family Dollar on a complaint of a male trying to use counterfeit money to purchase merchandise. While at Family Dollar, a similar complaint was received from CVS. Officers were able to locate the male at Washington Square and identified him as Rebel L. Brooks. Brooks was advised of the complaint and was found with several counterfeit bills that matched the ones at the businesses. Drug paraphernalia was also located. Brooks was arrested for the listed offenses.

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