Police Blotter information for southern Ohio counties depict a large variety of criminal activity. Drug related crimes, and breaking and entering charges continue to pose a growing problem for all areas of law enforcement. Probation violations nearly a daily occurrance on rural police blotters.
Vinton County, Ohio
Charles Brian Coleman was arrested on probation violations, and is being housed at the Southeast Ohio Regional (SEORJ) Jail. Joseph Samuel Cup was arrested on a failure to appear warrant, and remains in custody at SEORJ. George Hugh Fisher III was arrested on criminal trespassing misdemeanor charges, disorderly conduct, and probation violations. Fisher remains in custody at SEORJ. Shannon Ray Gambill was arrested on a felonious assault warrant, and charged with contempt. Justin Matthew Gilbert was arrested on a driving under the influence charge, and was transported to the regional jail pending trial. Shawn Lee Harrington was arrested for felony non-support, and is being held at SEORJ. Talmadge Dewitt Lewis was arrested on felony charges of rape and sexual battery. Lewis will be housed at the Southeast Ohio Regional Jail until trial. Russell Ray Milam was arrested for menacing, and felony aggravated burglary, and remains in custody at SEORJ.
Jamie Lynn Morgenstern-Smith was arrested on a misdemeanor charge of passing bad checks, and felony charges of trafficking in marijuana and possession of criminal tools. Jackie Kevin Myers was arrested for menacing, and felony aggravated burglary, and remains in custod.y at SEORJ. Kristopher Adam Nickell was arrested on charges of theft, and remains in custody at SEORJ in Nelsonville. Kenneth Eugene Ousley was arrested for driving under the influence, and is incarcerated at the South East Ohio Regional Jail. Eldon Ray Reed was arrested for non-support of dependants, and is being held at the South East Ohio Regional Jail.
Hocking County, Ohio
Chad Michael Abram was arrested for a probation violation, and remains in custody at SEORJ. Sylvester Wayne Bailey was arrested on a failure to appear warrant, and is being held at SEORJ. Kevin Edward ball was arrested on a misdemeanor violence charge, and was taken into custody pending trial. Donald Joseph Carter was arrested on probation violation charges, and transported to SEORJ.
Doug Earl Clark was arrested on a failure to appear warrant, and is being held at SEORJ. Jeffrey Lee Cooper was arrested for a misdemeanor assault incident, an OMVI charge, one count of felony abduction, felonious assault, and resisting arrest. Cooper is being held at the regional jail. Jeffrey Lynn Crampton Jr. was arrested for driving under suspension. Thomas Earl Davis Jr. was arrested for a felony receiving stolen property incident, identity fraud, obstructing official business, and a warrant from West Virginia. Jeffrey Allan Frasure was arrested on a probation violation, and is being held at the regional jail. Christina Elizabeth Gessells was arrested on misdemeanor criminal trespassing and receiving stolen property charges. Gessells is being held at SEORJ.
Anthony Joseph Gilmore was arrested for driving under the influence. Jeremiah Jake Holdren was arrested for trafficking in heroin, two separate charges, felony receipt of stolen property, permitting drug abuse, and drug paraphernalia charges. Holdren is being held in custody at the Southeast Ohio Regional Jail. Adam Cole Hudson was arrested on charges of felonious assault, a felony count of endangering children, and a parole violation. Nathan Tyler Irwin was arrested for theft, petty theft, criminal trespass, criminal mischief, a felony attempted breaking and entering charge, and a parole violation. Irwin is being housed at the regional jail. Ricky Allen Lewis III was arrested for possession of drug abuse instruments, felony drug possession, and a parole violation. Kenneth Robert Linscott was arrested for aggravated murder, and is being held in custody as the regional jail pending trial.