Saturday, May 26, 2018

Prosecutor Holdren announces Grand Jury indictments

Prosecuting Attorney Jason D. Holdren announces that the Gallia County Grand Jury met in March and returned indictments for the following individuals: - Bradley A. Cornwell, age 19, of Gallipolis, Ohio, two counts of Rape,...

Con-man sentenced to prison

A man who passed bad checks to multiple local businesses and used tactics such as telling the business the money would be in the account soon, taking care of a bad check once and...

For the Record – Gallia County Court of Common Pleas

On Friday, March 30, 2018 in the Gallia County Court of Common Pleas with Judge Margaret Evans presiding: Nancy E. Saunders, 33, Gallipolis, following guilty pleas earlier in March, Saunders was sentenced to 36 months...

For the Record – Gallipolis Municipal Court

Cases resolved in the Gallipolis Municipal Court between March 26 and March 30 were: Johnathan W. Rayburn, 33, Gallipolis, obstructing official business, sentenced to 180 days in jail and court costs and probation violation, sentenced...

Fugitive from Justice Captured

Sheriff Matt Champlin announced that on April 2, 2018, a fugitive from justice who is wanted by several agencies throughout the tri-state area, was captured in Gallia County. “Our agency received a tip that a...

Recent felony cases resolved with prison or CBCF commitment

Gallia County Prosecuting Attorney, Jason D. Holdren, announces the recent sentencings of four Gallia County residents by Judge Margaret Evans in the Gallia County Common Pleas Court. Brittany D. Campbell, age 21, of Gallipolis, Ohio,...

Warrant Wednesday

Search warrants allegedly yield large quantity of stolen property

Sheriff Matt Champlin has released a statement regarding two search warrants which were executed on Sunday March 25, 2018 in which a large quantity of stolen property was allegedly recovered. “Our patrol and investigative staff...

Search warrant allegedly yields drugs at Swick Road residence

Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin has released a statement after a search warrant was executed at a residence on Swick Road in Morgan Township on Friday afternoon. According to Sheriff Champlin, the Gallia County Sheriff’s...

GCSO conducting death investigation

Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin has released a statement concerning the suspicious death the Gallia County Sheriff's Office, along with Ohio B.C.I., is currently investigating. Sheriff Champlin states, “At this time, we can confirm by...

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