Police Incidents


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

Jan. 31

Domestic Violence: At 6:16 p.m., officers responded to North North Street in reference to a domestic. After speaking with both parties involved and two witnesses, Jeremy D. Peters, of North North Street, was arrested and charged with domestic violence.

Jan. 29

Trespass: Gregory Harmon was arrested for criminal trespass after he was located on a property he had been banned from. Harmon was also charged with possession of drug paraphernalia after it was found on his person after being taken into custody.

Domestic Violence: Nigel Temple was taken into custody and charged with domestic violence after the police department received a complaint from a family member that Temple had assaulted them.

Jan. 28

Theft: Miranda Tackett reported that unknown person(s) had stolen a package from her porch after it was delivered by UPS. Tackett further advised that the package contained jewelry valued at approximately $50.

Recovered Property: While on patrol, officers located a vehicle that had been reported stolen and had stolen license plates attached to it. A subsequent investigation revealed that the person who had possession of the vehicle was in a nearby house. A male subject, identified as Patrick Kessler, was located and taken into custody. Kessler was charged with two counts of receiving stolen property.

Jan. 25

Breaking and Entering: At 7:40 a.m., Keith Crutcher, of South North Street, reported an unknown person forced entry into a garage on his property. Items were then stolen from the garage. The investigation is ongoing at this time.

Identity Fraud: At 11:15 a.m., Marlene Rankin, of Paddock Loop, reported that an unknown person used her identifying information to apply for unemployment benefits.