On June 30 at approximately
2:43 a.m., Officer
Walker responded to a complaint at 412 E. North St. Walker
made contact with resident Wayne
Rutter. Rutter shares the residence with his mother, Bobby Jo Fee, 39, of
McArthur. Rutter said he returned home and found the front door to the home
open and belongings inside the residence disturbed.
While investigating the incident, Walker
multiple items of illegal drug
paraphernalia. A felony charge of
tampering with drugs and a misdemeanor
charge of possession of drug paraphernalia has been forwarded to the Vinton County Prosecutor’s office for
review. Walker was assisted by deputies from the Vinton County Sheriff's Office.
On June 30 approximately
5:52 a.m., Officer
Walker responded a report of a physical altercation at Steele’s Motel on East Main Street. Walker
made contact with Curtis Neaves, 43 of McArthur who alleged that Robert
Nesser, 65, of Wellston, arrived at the motel and brandished a firearm towards him.
that Nesser had
fled the scene and was later deta ined by Wellston
investigation, Walker determined that Neaves had
removed the firearm from
Nesser’s hands and struck him with it multiple times causing
injury. Nesser w as transported to
an area hospital by emergency medical services for treatment of his injuries.
Neaves and Nesser face charges of felonious
assault and the
case was forwarded to the Vinton County Prosecutor’s office for
review. Walker was assisted by deputies from the Vinton County Sheriff’s Office and
officers from the Wellston Police Department.