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“Armed and Dangerous” Cou...

Sheriff Reader reports that at approximately midnight on December 29th, Pike County Sheriff’s Deputies located Joshua Knisley, and Jacquolene A. Rock. Pike County Deputies have taken both subjects into custody without incident, and both will be held on outstanding warrants.      

2016 Trick-or-Treat

2016 Trick-or-Treat

  Waverly City- October 29th 5pm-6:30pm Waverly Halloween Parade- October 29th 7pm Beaver Village- October 29th 5pm-6:30pm Piketon Village- October 31st 5pm-6:30pm All other locations in Pike County- October 31st 5pm-6:30pm

Submit Tips to BCI

    BCI and the Pike County Sheriff’s Office have received more than 300 tips in connection with the Pike County murder investigation. All of the tips – those called in and emailed to us via social media – have been sent to investigators. Thank you! Those with information to share are still urged to […]

Missing Child Found in Pond on Back H...

Missing Child Found in Pond on Back Hollow Rd

  April 29th, 2016 Sheriff Charles S. Reader reports that on April 28, 2016 at 10:50 a.m. the Pike County Dispatch received a 911 call reporting a 3 year old child was missing from a residence on Back Hollow Rd, Waverly OH. The caller reported that her grandchild had gotten out of the house, and […]

Pike County Sheriff Court Security Re...

Pike County Sheriff Court Security Receives Threat

    4/29/2016 Sheriff Charles S. Reader reports that on 4-28-2016 at around 9:30 am deputies from the Pike County Sheriff’s Office, assigned to Court Security, received information concerning threats being made toward court staff. An individual identified as William N. Hudson, age 55, of Holbrook Rd. , Beaver was to appear in the Pike […]

Pike County Sheriff’s Office Re...

Pike County Sheriff’s Office Responds to Scene of Multiple Fatalities

  4/22/2016   Sheriff Reader reports that his office has been called to a scene involving multiple fatalities. At this time BCI has been contacted, and any media questions should be directed to 614-466-3840.

Updated Information on Escaped Inmate...

Updated Information on Escaped Inmate John Modie

Update to previous news release of escaped inmate John Modie: It has been learned that the previously released information regarding the vehicle, and the two females connected with Modie is unfounded. Sheriff Charles Reader reports that Inmate John Modie convicted of murder from Cuyahoga County escaped from a detention facility in Hocking County, and is […]

Caution: Escaped Inmate From Hocking ...

Caution: Escaped Inmate From Hocking County

3-28-2016 Sheriff Charles Reader reports that Inmate John Modie convicted of murder from Cuyahoga County Escaped from a detention facility in Hocking County. He may be in a Gold Jeep Grand Cherokee with possible tag number FMR5937 and accompanied by a black female, Cynthia Netter and a white female, Jessica Horsley. They are possibly headed […]

Pike County Sheriff’s Office Se...

Pike County Sheriff’s Office Seeking SEPTA Inmate

  (Above) Orville Lee Mullet SEPTA inmate who walked away from jobsite Wednesday, in Athens County Pike County deputies are actively seeking Orville Lee Mullett, 26, of Piketon after he walked away from SEPTA in Athens County on Wednesday, 2-3-2016. Mullett is described as a white male, 5’10”, approximately 120 pounds, with brown hair, and green eyes. He […]

Suspicious Post Office Package Leads ...

Suspicious Post Office Package Leads to THC Lab

The following article was featured by the Pike County New’s Watchman, covering the events that lead to the discovery of a THC Lab: Last weekend, Pike County Sheriff Charles Reader made a shattering discovery after receiving a call from the Piketon postmaster reporting a 38-pound package that smelled like marijuana. Upon further investigation, it was […]

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