Police Incidents


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

Oct. 27

Theft: At 2:17 p.m., Nicholas Hertenstein reported that his vehicle was parked in the 800 block of South Main Street. He discovered that an unknown person stole the battery from his vehicle.

Theft: At 6:38 p.m., officers responded to Walmart, located at 1397 Leesburg Ave., in reference to a theft complaint. Walmart loss prevention advised that earlier in the day an unknown female departed the store without paying for merchandise.

Theft: At 8:43 p.m., officers responded to Walmart, located at 1397 Leesburg Ave., in reference to a theft complaint. Walmart loss prevention advised that a female concealed merchandise on her person. The female then departed the store without paying for the merchandise. Loss prevention stopped and detained the female until officers arrived. Amber Lowry was arrested and charged with theft.