Police Incidents


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

April 14

Breaking & Entering: At 1:21 p.m., officers responded to the Catholic Cemetery on South Elm Street in reference to a breaking and entering complaint. Contact was made with the complainant, who advised that sometime over the past 24 hours, unknown persons broke into a shed and stole property. A report was completed.

Theft: At 1:25 p.m., a woman reported a theft complaint. She advised that unknown persons stole her food stamp card and her son’s social security card. A theft report was completed.

Aggravated Burglary/Obstructing/Criminal Damaging: At 5:28 p.m., officers responded to the City Motel in reference to a burglary complaint. Officers made contact with the victim, who advised that her child’s father, James Riley II, kicked in her door and entered the room. She and her children hid in the bathroom where Riley was attempting to gain entry into. Riley fled out of the back window and was apprehended in the area. Riley was arrested and charged.

Disorderly Conduct/Open Container in Public: At 6:07 p.m., officers responded to the area of Delaware Street and Eastern Avenue in reference to an intoxicated male walking in the street. Officers located Anthony Darthard, who was very intoxicated and continued to be disorderly with officers. He was also in possession of an open container of alcohol. Darthard was arrested and charged.

Assault/Theft/Criminal Trespass/Violating Health Department Order: At 8:47 p.m., officers responded to a residence in reference to an assault complaint. Contact was made with a woman who advised that her juvenile foster child was assaulted by Marc Corbin. Officers had dealt with the two earlier on the other side of town when Corbin was advised not to go to the juvenile’s residence. He did not comply and when he arrived, he assaulted the juvenile female and stole her phone. Corbin was later arrested and charged.

April 13

Domestic Violence: At 10:20 p.m., Kevin Rucker was arrested for two counts of domestic violence after an incident involving his child and sister.