Wheeling, Belmont County Police Reports


Between 8:09 a.m. Tuesday and 7:45 a.m. Wednesday, officers handled four accidents, three traffic stops and two miscellaneous calls.


At 7:45 a.m., Market Street, disorderly adult.

At 6:41 a.m., Chapline Street, motorist assist.

At 4:09 a.m., National Road, threat.

At 3:46 a.m., Water Street, threat.

At 2:35 a.m., North Wabash Street, suspicious person.

At 2:13 a.m., Market Street, drunk.

At 1:50 a.m., Jones Street, suspicious vehicle.


At 11:54 p.m., Pine Avenue, false alarm.

At 11:41 p.m., Eoff Street, meet complainant.

At 11:20 p.m., South Penn Street, animal.

At 10:51 p.m., Lind Street, suspicious vehicle.

At 10:50 p.m., Jones Street, erratic driver.

At 9:20 p.m., entrance to Interstate 70 east, motorist assist.

At 8:41 p.m., Eoff Street, welfare check.

At 8:40 a.m., Main Street, possession of a controlled substance.

At 8:15 a.m., South Penn Street, drug activity.

At 7:55 p.m., 20th Street, theft in progress.

At 7:31 p.m., North Huron Street, disorderly adult.

At 6:25 p.m., Market Street, drunk.

At 5:48 p.m., Eoff Street, 911 hangup call.

At 5:02 p.m., Jacob Street, destruction of property.

At 4:27 p.m., 15th Street, transport.

At 4:12 p.m.. Island Marina, found item.

At 4:03 p.m., Washington Avenue, meet complainant.

At 3:41 p.m., Stratford Road, dead on arrival.

At 3:39 p.m., North Eighth Street, telephone harassment.

At 3:27 p.m., Warwood Avenue, medical emergency.

At 3:24 p.m., South Penn Street, breaking and entering in progress.

At 3:21 p.m., Warwood Avenue, medical emergency.

At 2:56 p.m., South Huron Street, medical emergency.

At 2:17 p.m.. W.Va. 2 north, found drugs.

At 1:26 p.m., I-70 east, motorist assist.

At 1:10 p.m., Halstead Avenue, improper parking.

At 12:29 p.m., Chapline Street, fraud.

At 12:04 p.m., Oakmont Road, theft earlier.

At 11:53 a.m., I-470 east, motorist assist.

At 11:48 a.m., I-470 east, motorist assist.

At 11:36 a.m., Ohio Street, abandoned vehicle.

At 11:16 a.m., Burkham Court, follow-up.

At 10:57 a.m., Big Wheeling Creek Road, transport.

At 10:46 a.m., Logan Street, suspicious person.

At 9:49 a.m., Warwood Avenue, animal complaint.

At 9:44 a.m., River Road, improper parking.

At 9:27 a.m., Halstead Avenue, identity theft, credit card fraud.

At 8:39 a.m., Eoff Street, breaking and entering earlier.

At 8:13 a.m., Virginia Street, 911 hangup.

At 8:09 a.m., Ohio Street, domestic violence violation.


At 10:14 p.m. Monday, a deputy responded to the Belmont County Fairgrounds, Roscoe Road, St. Clairsville, after a complainant reported she believed someone entered her camper.

At 9:14 p.m. Monday, units responded to Handle Street, Bridgeport, for a report of a fight. Officers spoke to both parties and reported this was an argument, nothing physical.

At 8:20 p.m. Monday, officers responded to an address on Glencoe Road, Jacobsburg, for a report of a drunk causing a disturbance.

At 6:01 p.m. Monday, a deputy responded to Patterson Hill Road, Bellaire, for a complaint of a stolen vehicle. The deputy cleared the scene after the caller reportedly stated they knew where the vehicle was, and it was being repossessed.

At 5:14 p.m. Monday, units responded to Talbott Road, Bellaire, for a report of a suspicious person. William N. Druschel Jr., 37, was arrested on a misdemeanor count of criminal trespass and was booked into the Belmont County Jail on $250 bond.

At 1 p.m. Monday, units responded to a request for assistance from the Ohio State Highway Patrol in shutting down the westbound on-ramp to I-70 and exit 216.

At 9:30 a.m. Monday, a deputy responded to Lafferty Road, Lafferty, for a neglected animal complaint.


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