On August 15, 2014, Sheriff Henderson promoted deputies, David MacCrae and Cory Hicks to the rank of corporal. Corporal MacCrae and Corporal Hicks will not only be performing their regular duties as road officers, they will also be performing supervisory duties as well. The addition of the two corporal positions will be beneficial to both the Sheriff’s office and the community.
Pictured on the left is Sheriff Henderson and David MacCrae as he receives his promotion to the rank of corporal.
Pictured on the right is Sheriff Henderson and Cory Hicks as he receives his promotion to the rank of corporal.
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Eugene Fife was reported missing on Friday, June 20th. He was last seen Friday around 1:30pm.
Mr. Fife has a heart condition and diabetes, and may be in need of his medication.
Eugene is 74 years old, 5’10″ tall, 210lbs, and he has gray hair and blue eyes. Mr. Fife is also believed to be driving his white Chevrolet Conversion Van with Ohio License plate EQA7727.
If anyone has details or tips on Eugene Fife’s location please contact the Pike County Sheriff’s Office at 740-947-2111
To view the Ohio Attorney General’s Missing Person Poster, please click the following link: MISSING PERSON
Sheriff Richard Henderson reports that on Friday, June 13, 2014 at 6:15pm, deputies were called to the 500 block of Fairview Road in reference to a possible shooting. Upon arrival deputies found Kenneth Tong, a 49 year old male, had a gunshot wound to the head. Mr. Tong was treated at the scene by Pike EMS personnel and was airlifted to Cabell County Hospital where he was later pronounced deceased.
After an investigation, 37 year old Michael Snyder of Peebles, Ohio was taken into custody and is being held in the Scioto County Jail. Mr. Snyder has been charged with murder through the Pike County Court and this case will be presented to an upcoming Pike County Grand Jury.
Sheriff Richard Henderson reports that on Sunday, June 8, 2014 at approximately 11:38am, a male subject entered the Village Grocery Store in the 20,000 block of St Rte. 772 Waverly, Ohio brandishing a handgun and demanded money from the store clerk. The male subject was described as being approximately 5’4″ to 5’5″ tall, dark complexion wearing a tan trench coat, dark colored shirt, cotton material facemask and sunglasses. The male subject fled the store and entered the passenger side of a 90′s model Dodge Ram 1500 two door truck described as being black with silver trim and a rusted bed.
Anyone with information on this incident please contact the Pike County Sheriff’s Office at 740-947-2111.
January 29, 2010
Pike County Sheriff Richard N. Henderson reports that today at approximately 8:36 A.M. his office arrested two individuals in possession of a stolen vehicle and manufacturing methamphetamine. Sheriff Henderson reports that a third individual who was able to flee from the scene is being sought.
Sheriff Henderson reports that Deputy James Burchett was sent to the Turkey Run Road area upon receipt of information that a vehicle stolen out of Ross County was in that area. Deputy Burchett located the vehicle setting at the residence of 3031 Turkey Run Rd. Waverly, Ohio. Anthony Todd Adams, age 39, of Lucasville, Ohio and Wesley Brown of Waverly, Ohio, age 30, occupied the vehicle. Deputy Burchett learned that the suspects were actively manufacturing methamphetamine inside the stolen vehicle. Anthony Adams fled on foot and Deputy Burchett apprehended Wesley Brown. A third individual was located inside the residence and was identified as Joshua Mustard, age 37, of Beaver, Ohio. Mustard was later arrested.
Sheriff Henderson reports that Wesley Brown and Anthony Todd Adams are charged with illegal manufacture of drugs a felony of the 2nd degree, possession of drug manufacturing chemicals a felony of the 3rd degree, possession of criminal tools a felony of the 5th degree and receiving a stolen motor vehicle a felony of the 4th degree. Joshua Mustard is charged with possession of drug manufacturing chemicals a felony of the 3rd degree. Wesley Brown is currently housed in the Scioto County Jail on a one hundred thousand-dollar bond & Joshua Mustard is also housed in the Scioto County Jail on a thirty thousand-dollar bond.
A warrant for the arrest of Anthony Todd Adams has been requested and he is being sought after. Anyone with information of his whereabouts is asked to contact the Pike County Sheriff’s Office. All tips can remain anonymous.
Deputies certified in handling the hazardous materials related to manufacturing methamphetamine were called to the scene to process the clandestine laboratory. The case remains under investigation and will be presented to the next term of the Pike County Grand Jury.