Police Incidents


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

May 19

Possession of Drug Abuse Instruments: At 12:44 a.m. while on a traffic stop, contact was made with Chelsea Johnson, of Camp Grove Road. Johnson admitted to being in possession of a glass pipe, commonly used to ingest drugs. Charges were filed.

May 18

Breaking and Entering/Criminal Damaging: At 10:13 a.m., David Ruth, of Hickory Street, reported that an unknown person broke into a shed and removed items without permission.

Assault: At 2:05 p.m., a woman reported that she was the victim of assault while on East Temple Street. The victim has been referred to the city solicitor.

Identity Fraud: At 3:16 p.m., Shirley McVey reported that she was the victim of identity fraud.

Possession of Drugs: At 8:34 p.m., officers located Aaron Wilson, of Gregg Street, while on patrol. After checking, it was determined that Wilson had an active warrant for his arrest. After being arrested, suspected drugs were located in his pocket. Charges are pending.

May 17

Endangering Children/Domestic Violence: At 2:21 p.m., the police department began investigating a report of child abuse. The suspect has been identified and charges are pending.

Criminal Damaging: At 6:22 p.m., Paula Martin, of Eastview Road, reported that someone had damaged her vehicle by “keying” the door.

Theft/Criminal Trespass: At 6:32 p.m., Melissa Seymour, of Sycamore Street, reported the theft of a jack and bicycle from her garage.

Theft: At 9:57 p.m., Johnnie Carner, of Pearl Street, reported the theft of a license plate from his vehicle.