Wheeling, Belmont County Police Reports


Between 8:14 a.m. Tuesday and 7:55 a.m. Wednesday, officers handled five traffic stops and two miscellaneous calls.


At 4:16 a.m., Wood Street, foot patrol.

At 4:15 a.m., Valley View Avenue, improper parking.

At 3:04 a.m., Mount Wood Road, welfare check.


At 11:58 p.m., Wood Street, foot patrol.

At 9:30 p.m., Market Street, drug activity.

At 9:18 p.m., National Road, suspicious circumstance.

At 8:02 p.m., Kruger Street, serve warrant.

At 7:42 p.m., Jacob Street, involuntary commitment.

At 7:13 p.m., Eoff Street, runaway juvenile.

At 6:26 p.m., Nuttal Avenue, violation of protection order.

At 6:15 p.m., W.Va. 2, motorist assist.

At 5:19 p.m., Marshall Avenue, suicide.

At 4:59 p.m., Eoff Street, threat.

At 4:40 p.m., Main Street, false alarm.

At 4:38 p.m., Elm Street, driving suspended.

At 3:49 p.m., Eoff Street, drug activity.

At 3:44 p.m., North Wabash Street, domestic violence.

At 2:48 p.m., Interstate 70, motorist assist.

At 2:36 p.m., Jacob Street, hit and run.

At 2:26 p.m., National Road, abandoned vehicle.

At 1:13 p.m., Wood Street, domestic battery.

At 11:44 a.m., National Road, disorderly adult.

At 11:42 a.m., Bishop Street, welfare check.

At 11:06 a.m., Nuttal Avenue, domestic dispute.

At 10:40 a.m., Wetzel Street, abandoned vehicle.

At 10:10 a.m., McColloch Street, suspicious circumstance.

At 9:49 a.m., Jacob Street, welfare check.

At 9:02 a.m., McColloch Street, stolen/recovered vehicle.

At 8:29 a.m., Jacob Street, meet complainant.

At 8:14 a.m., Chapline Street, burglar alarm.



At 12:14 a.m. Wednesday, units responded to Lansing Gardens Apartments, Commercial Drive, Bridgeport, for a domestic complaint. According to the report, it was a physical domestic situation between two female subjects. One female, Liana Michelle Visnic, 25, was booked into the Belmont County Jail on misdemeanor charges of failure to appear and domestic violence.

At 10:58 p.m. Tuesday, deputies responded to Lafferty Road, Wheeling Township, where a male subject was taken to Belmont Community Hospital by emergency squad.

At 10:01 p.m. Tuesday, deputies responded to the Sunset Motel, National Road, Union Township, for a welfare check.

At 9:27 p.m. Tuesday, a deputy responded to New Athens to meet with Cadiz Police and transport a female subject to the Belmont County Jail on a warrant, according to the report. Alicia M. Evans was booked on a misdemeanor charge of failure to appear, with no bond set pending a court appearance.

At 9:07 p.m. Tuesday, a complainant from Pfeffer Road, Barnesville, reported an ex-girlfriend took his vehicle without permission.

At 5:36 p.m. Tuesday, a deputy responded to Dollar General, National Road, St. Clairsville, for a report of a shoplifter. Someone reportedly took two bags of ice and left in a red Pontiac heading east on U.S. 40.

At 3:25 p.m. Tuesday, a deputy responded to Dilles Bottom, Powhatan Point, to assist in the recovery of a pop-up campber that had been reported stolen from Moundsville. The owner of the camper was called to the scene to tow the vehicle away. Items inside not belonging to the owner were removed to be inventoried by the authorities.

At 2:39 p.m. Tuesday, a caller reported finding a syringe on the ground near the garbage bins behind Denny’s Restaurant, Red Roof Lane, St. Clairsville.

At 1:12 p.m. Tuesday, a complainant from Ayers Road, St. Clairsville, reported money was taken from his debit card through a withdrawal in Plantation, Fla.

At 12:34 p.m. Tuesday, Bridgeport Police advised they received a call from a male subject reporting three gunshots were heard in the area of Beeson Road. The area was checked, and it was confirmed that a resident in the area was target shooting and everything was fine.