Police Incidents


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

Oct. 7

Possession of Drugs/Drug Paraphernalia: At 9:20 a.m., officers responded to Court Street in reference to a suspicious person who appeared to be under the influence of drugs. Contact was made with James Picklesimer, who was found to be in possession of suspected narcotics and drug paraphernalia. Picklesimer was arrested and charged.

Criminal Damaging: At 10:57 a.m., Crystal Sciacca reported a criminal damaging complaint. She advised that Linzi Noel became angry with her after she was denied money. Noel then began breaking property inside the residence. Charges were filed.

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia/Drug Abuse Instrument: At 4:10 p.m., officers observed Chad Ingles Jr., who had an active warrant for his arrest. Ingles was arrested and found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia. He was charged accordingly.

Theft: At 8:41 p.m., Roxanna Mann reported a theft complaint. She advised that James Green stole her car keys while her vehicle was parked at Walmart. Green was located without the keys and was arrested on an unrelated bench warrant. A report was completed.

Assault: At 11:27 p.m., officers responded to Sugar Creek Packing in reference to an assault complaint. Contact was made with a man who advised that he was assaulted by two unknown men as he exited his vehicle for work. He advised the men departed prior to officers’ arrival in a vehicle and were not located. A report was completed.

Oct. 6

Theft: At 7:25 p.m., Carmen Martin reported a theft complaint. She advised that sometime the evening prior, unknown persons stole the wheels off her deceased mother’s vehicle. A theft report was completed.

Hidden Compartments in a Motor Vehicle/Trafficking in Drugs: At 2:28 a.m. while on a traffic stop, officers located a hidden compartment in the vehicle. Once opened, a bag containing suspected methamphetamine was located. Corey Keller was arrested and charged in the incident.

Oct. 5

Theft: At 1:33 p.m., Barry Goldsberry, of John Street, reported unauthorized withdrawals from his bank. The investigation is ongoing at this time.

Vandalism: At 7:48 p.m., officers responded to North Shore Auctions in reference to two males breaking windows on the building. Hank Williams Jr. Queen, of Jeffersonville, and a juvenile were arrested in the incident.