Police Incidents


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

Sept. 11

O.V.I.: At 2:29 a.m., a traffic stop was initiated on Washington Avenue near Carolyn Road for a registration violation. During the stop the driver, Christina A. Smith, was suspected of driving under the influence, and complied with Standardized Field Sobriety Testing. Smith was subsequently arrested and charged with O.V.I.

Domestic Violence: At 6:01 a.m., officers responded to 2168 Jenni Lane in reference to a domestic violence altercation. The victim made a voluntary claim of domestic violence, resulting in the arrest of Derrick Routte.

Theft: At 5:45 p.m., the victim advised that the offender was allowed in her residence while she was away. When the victim returned the offender was no longer there, at which time the victim realized several items had been stolen from inside her home. A report was taken.