Couple arrested on several charges

September 4, 2018
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MILTON — A couple from Spencer, West Virginia, were arrested on Saturday in Milton on several charges, including being in possession of a baby squirrel.

Robert Dickerson, 62, and Allison Burgess, 29, both of Spencer, were booked into the Western Regional Jail in Barboursville.

Dickerson was charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver, conspiracy, Dickerson driving on a suspended license and speeding.

Burgess was charged w it h possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver, conspiracy and illegal possession of wildlife.

Police reported 5.6 grams of methamphetamine, along with suboxone, scales, drug paraphernalia and $944, were seized from the couple during the traffic stop.

Dickerson’s bond was set at $52,000 cash or surety and Burgess’ bond was set at $12,000 cash or surety, according to the Western Regional Jail website.

SHOOTING: A press release from the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office reported a domestic violence situation that left one man shot.

At about 6:50 a.m. Monday, the sheriff’s office received a call of a

shooting at 16988 Ohio 141, in Willow Wood, Ohio, according to the release.

“This residence is occupied by Jackie Wilson, 64 years old, and his son Stephen Wilson, 36 years old,” Sheriff Jeff Lawless said in the release. “Jackie advised deputies that he and Stephen had been in an argument and he went to his bedroom and locked the door. Jackie advised that Stephen tried to get in the bedroom and that he shot Stephen through a bedroom door with a shotgun. The pellets from this shot struck Stephen in the upper torso.”

Lawless said the Lawrence County EMS arrived on the scene and summonsed a helicopter to life flight Stephen Wilson to Cabell Huntington Hospital for his injuries.

Lawless said detectives conducted interviews and processed the scene.

“Detectives arrested Jackie Wilson on one count of felonious assault,” he said.

Jackie Wilson is being housed in the Lawrence County Jail and will be arraigned in Lawrence County Municipal Court at 9 a.m., Tuesday, the release said.

The following information was provided by reports from the Huntington Police Department:

The Huntington Police Department listed 17 new incident reports in the 24-hour period ending at 3 p.m. Monday, according to a printout released by the department. However, the individual police reports were not made available, so these are the only known details.

Destruction of property, 4 a.m. Sunday, 1300 block of Monroe Avenue.

DUI greater than .150, 12:01 a.m. Monday, Rt. 60 and Bonnie Boulevard.

Reckless driving, possession of a controlled substance, warrant service/execution, 12:44 a.m. Monday, 3300 block of Rt. 60.

Petit larceny, breaking and entering auto, 11:10 p.m. Sunday, 1400 block of 4th Avenue.

Shoplifting third offense, 10:20 p.m. Aug. 7, 400 block of West 16th Street.

Deceased person, 6:27 p.m. Sunday, 3300 block of Riverside Drive in Altizer.

Warrant service/execution, 6:12 p.m. Sunday, 13th Street and 5th Avenue.

Deceased person, 4:30 p.m. Friday, 1600 block of Doulton Avenue.

Petit larceny, 4 p.m. Aug. 26, 400 block of 9th Avenue.

Breaking and entering auto, 4:30 p.m. Saturday, 1300 block of 8th Street.

Burglary, entry of dwelling or outhouse, 9:30 a.m. Sunday, 400 block of West 5th Avenue.

Breaking and entering auto, 5 a.m. Sunday, Kensington Lane.

Petit larceny, 5:45 a.m. Sunday, 8th Street and 8th Avenue.

Bra ndish i ng, 1 2:45 a.m. Sunday, West 27th Street and Orchard Avenue.

Paraphernalia, 4:30 a.m. Sunday, 7th Street and 9th Avenue.

Possession of a controlled substance, trespassing, 4:55 a.m. Sunday, 1500 block of 6th Avenue.

Battery, obstructing officer, intoxication or drinking in public places, illegal possession of alcoholic liquor, 3:03 a.m. Sunday, 1400 block of 4th Avenue.

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