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Kentucky State Police Post 14 Death Investigation

Kentucky State Police Post 14 Death Investigation GRAYSON, KY. (August 17, 2020) – On Saturday, August 15, 2020, Kentucky State Police Post 14 received a request for assistance from Carter County 911. Through investigation Post 14 detectives were able to determine Justin C. Sexton, age 33, of Grayson, Kentucky had been struck by a vehicle.…

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MINFORD MAN ARRESTED FOR FELONIOUS ASSAULT

MINFORD MAN ARRESTED FOR FELONIOUS ASSAULT Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini announces that his office received a 911 call on Wednesday August 12, 2020 at approximately 3:32 pm from 405 Straight Fork Road West Portsmouth Ohio stating that the male at this residence had been assaulted. Sheriff Marty V. Donini stated that a deputy…

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DAYTON MAN ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGES

Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini and Interim Portsmouth Police Chief Debby Brewer announce that the Southern Ohio Drug Task Force assisted by officers with the Portsmouth Police Department arrested 30 year old Marquies D. Moore of Dayton, Ohio on Tuesday, August 11th, 2020 at approximately 1:48p.m. in the 800 block of Gay Street Portsmouth,…

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Scioto County Engineer Report

NEWS RELEASE Darren C. LeBrun, P.E., P.S., Scioto County Engineer, announced the work schedule for the week of August 17, 2020 through August 20, 2020 for the Engineer’s Department.  All dates shown are weather permitting. COUNTY CREW WORK ROAD RESURFACING Maple-Benner Rd. (CR64) in Clay Township Monday, August 17th. Jake Kuhn Rd. (CR153) in Valley Township Tuesday, August…

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Scioto County Jail Booking Report

August 3 through August 9, 2020 Scioto County Sheriff Office Bookings Lee, Deshannon, 32 of Ashland, Kentucky – aggravated trafficking; possession of meth, fentanyl Green, Akale J., 51 of Huntington, West Virginia – possession of drugs; trafficking in drugs Adkins, II, Patrick, L., 29 of Portsmouth – parole violation; domestic violence Stotridge-Beverly, Jovan, 20 of…

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Kentucky State Police investigates accidental shooting

Kentucky State Police investigates accidental shooting On Saturday, August 8, 2020, Kentucky State Police Post 14 received a request for assistance when a two year old suffered a gunshot wound to the head. Through investigation Post 14 detectives were able to determine the juvenile had located an unsecured firearm and was able to discharge the…

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Scioto County Grand Jury Indictments

  Shane A. Tieman, Scioto County Prosecutor announced today that the January term of the Scioto County Grand Jury met on May 29 and returned   _25  __Public Indictments.   The Defendants Indicted are charged as follows:   MICHAEL L. REXROAD, 42 Minford, Ohio, was indicted on: 17 Counts of Rape Sexual Battery Gross Sexual Imposition  …

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Lucasville man arrested for felonious assault

LUCASVILLE MAN ARRESTED FOR FELONIOUS ASSAULT   Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini announces that his 911 communication center received a call on Sunday May 31, 2020 at 4:02 pm stating that a man had been run over by a car. The Ohio State Highway Patrol along with deputies responded to the roadway located in…

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 PORTSMOUTH MAN ARRESTED FOR RAPE

 PORTSMOUTH MAN ARRESTED FOR RAPE.   Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini announces that his 911 communication center received a call on Friday May 29, 2020 from a cell phone repair business located in Wheelersburg Ohio stating that a male subject had come into the store wanting work done on his phone. The clerk observed…

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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine Week in Review For the week ending May 8, 2020 Throughout the week, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine was joined by Lt. Governor Jon Husted and Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton M.D., MPH, and provided the following updates on Ohio’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. On Monday, Governor DeWine provided…

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