For the record

Mason County Sheriff’s Department

The Mason County Sheriff’s Department also reports the following arrests Dec. 10-16: Timothy L. Casto, 58, Evans, obstructing an officer, possession of controlled substance, arrested by Deputy Veith. John A. Myers, 49, Evans, aggravated DUI first offense, arrested by Deputy Cavender. Tracy M. Large, 25, West Columbia, capias warrant, arrested by Deputy Ferrell. Justin B. Deal, 27, Glenwood, bail piece, arrested by Deputy Ferrell. Arthur O. Powers, 77, Glenwood, intimidating a witness times three, arrested by Cpl. Rhodes. Randolph S. Flowers, 41, Southside, warrant – employment security fraud times two, arrested by Deputy Ferrell. David G. McQuaid, Jr., 38, Gallipolis, Ohio, fugitive from justice warrant, arrested by Deputy J. Peterson.

According to a press release from the Mason County Sheriff’s Department received on Friday, Dec. 16, deputies served a search warrant at the residence of Samantha J. Inclima, 34, Point Pleasant, at the Regency Apartments on Sandhill Road in Point Pleasant. During the service of he warrant, deputies seized approximately five grams of possible crystal meth, along with other paraphernalia allegedly associated with the ongoing sale of a controlled substance. Inclima was charged with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance. She was transported to the Western Regional Jail to await arraignment. Deputy Cavender is the chief investigator on this case.

Mason County EMS

Mason County EMS was toned out a total of­­­­ 196 times, between Nov. 29-Dec. 12. Station 100 had 122 calls, Station 200 had 25 calls and Station 500 had 49 these include all calls, transports as well as emergencies and others. There were 105 patients taken to area hospitals: 61 to PVH, 18 to HMC-G,1 to HMC-P, 13 to SMH, 7 to CHH, 1 to Jackson General Hospital, 1 to Thomas Medical, 2 to OSU East, and 1 to UH Ahuja Medical Center, these include transports as well as emergencies. All three stations were toned out 196 times; there were 39 calls which resulted in not taking a patient anywhere. There were 6 ALS assists, 9 cancelled enroute, 10 patients refused care, 4 treated then refused, 2 dead on scene, 5 no patient contact. Out of the 97 emergencies that were toned and treated, but not necessarily transported: 31 general medical, 5 abdominal pain, 7 altered mental status, 1 allergic reaction, 13 breathing problems, 2 cardiac arrest, 8 chest pains, 2 diabetic emergency, 14 fall victim, 1 head injury, 1 hemorrhage/laceration, 2 hypertension, 2 hypotension, 2 overdose, 1 psychiatric problems, 1 stroke/CVA, 3 seizure and 1 tachycardia. ALS transports: 5. BLS transports: 63. PVH transferred 29 patients from their facility; Cabell Huntington Hospital transferred 1 patient from their facility; OSU East transferred 2 patients from their facility.

EMS report submitted by Karen Jones on behalf of Mason County EMS.