Police Incidents


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

Dec. 6

Disturbance: At 9:18 a.m., officers were called to Bluestone Inn, located at 1809 Columbus Ave., in reference to a standby for property. While officers were on scene, a female became upset and began yelling obscenities even after being told to cease her disorderly behavior. Sarah Donahue was subsequently arrested for disorderly conduct.

Theft: At 9:30 a.m., Benjamin Snodgrass reported that at Sunshine Laundry, located at 122 E. East St., an unknown person entered a soda machine and stole money from the machine.

Dec. 5

Domestic: At 12:03 a.m., officers responded to 317 Florence St. in reference to an intoxicated person who had assaulted family members. Officers arrived and determined that a male had arrived home intoxicated, and for an unknown reason, punched his sibling in the face. Jacob Robinson was arrested and charged with domestic violence and underage alcohol consumption.

Dec. 4

Traffic Stop: At 1:10 a.m. while on patrol, an officer stopped a vehicle for traffic violations. During the stop, the male driver was found to be in possession of a needle. William Ruth was arrested for possession of drug abuse instruments.

Dec. 3

Criminal Damaging: At 3:14 a.m., Levi Butcher reported that his vehicle was outside of 634 Columbus Ave. He heard a loud noise and observed a male subject who ran away from his vehicle, got into a truck and departed. Butcher discovered that his back window had been busted out. Officers located the truck a short time later and subsequently arrested a 15-year-old male juvenile for criminal damaging.

Underage Consumption of Alcohol: At 3:22 a.m., an officer stopped a vehicle that was involved in a criminal damaging complaint. While officers were on the stop, an adult and two juveniles all under the age of 21 were found to have consumed alcohol. Chase Caudill, a 16-year-old male and 15-year-old male, were arrested for underage alcohol consumption.

Criminal Damaging: At 11:44 a.m., Kylie Camp reported that within the past few days, an unknown person caused damage to her garage.

CPO Violation: At 7:19 p.m., a woman reported that a known female contacted her several times after a civil protection order was ordered. A warrant was filed for the female’s arrest. Lori McClain was arrested for violating a CPO.

Traffic Stop: At 9:27 p.m. while on patrol, an officer stopped a vehicle for traffic violations. During the stop, the male driver was found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia. Christopher Wise was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.

Dec. 2

Theft: At 9:35 a.m., an employee of Ace Hardware, located at 88 Washington Square, reported that an unknown female concealed merchandise on her person and departed the store without paying for the merchandise.