Date: August 24, 2012 Re: PPD Turning 139 Reference #: 12-PR-0171 This Sunday, August 26th, the Parkersburg Police Department will turn 139 years-old. Chief Joe Martin has placed a decal on the first cruiser commemorating the day an act was passed authorizing City Council to appoint policemen. Chief Martin states, “It’s important for us […]
Date: August 23, 2012 Re: Upcoming Sobriety Checkpoint Reference #: 12-PR-0170 The Parkersburg Police Department will be conducting a Sobriety/DUI Checkpoint on Friday, August 31, 2012. Location will be in the area of 7th Street and George Street. Time will be 11:00 p.m. until approximately 3:00 a.m.
Date: August 22, 2012 Re: Warrant(s) of the Week Reference #: 12-PR-0169 The Parkersburg Police Detective Bureau is looking for Joseph Tyler Marcum on the charge of petit larceny, and Eric Anthony Rollyson for failing to appear in court. On or about 7-27-12, Joseph Tyler Marcum entered Carl’s Pawn Shop and spoke to an […]
Date: August 21, 2012 Re: Man Caught Breaking into Pop Machine Reference #: 12-PR-0168 This morning at approximately 3:30 a.m., Sergeant M.E. Board observed suspicious activity on Southwood Park property. Further inspection of a pop machine adjacent to the pond and subsequent interview of a subject nearby resulted in the arrest of a 20 […]
Date: August 21, 2012 Re: Early Morning Stabbing on 7th Street Reference #: 12-PR-0167 This morning at approximately 2:30 a.m., numerous officers responded to the 800 block of 7th Street in reference to a fight in progress with a possible stabbing. Upon arrival, officers located both the victim and the suspect in different locations. Victim […]