Police Incidents


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

Feb. 18

Wanted Person/Drug-Related Offenses: At 9:12 a.m. while on patrol, an officer observed a wanted person in the area of Second Street and Sycamore Street. The officer stopped Jeremy York and arrested him on an outstanding warrant. During a search incident to the arrest, needles and drug paraphernalia were located on his person. York was additionally charged with possession of drug abuse instruments and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Theft: At 2:27 p.m., an officer responded to 723 E. Market St. in reference to a theft complaint. Greta Smith discovered that an unknown suspect(s) entered her unlocked vehicle and stole property.

Assault: At 5:09 p.m., a woman reported that her 14-year-old juvenile son was assaulted while at McDonald’s, 280 S. Elm St. The woman advised that the suspect in the incident is a 17-year-old juvenile female. The investigation is ongoing.

Assault: At 9:41 p.m., officers responded to 1129 Willard St. in reference to an animal bite complaint. The person who was bit by the dog was transported to the emergency room by the squad. The animal bite victim later came to the police department and reported that she was not truthful to officers as to what transpired prior to the animal bite. Chastity Lamb reported that prior to the animal bite, she was involved in an argument with a known female. The argument turned physical and she said she was assaulted by the known female and then bitten by the dog. Lamb was referred to the city solicitor for the filing of charges.