Crystal Seevers, 29, of 162 Dawes Circle was arrested
for operating a vehicle while under the influence, driving under a suspended
license and failure to control after striking a parked car in the 900 block of
Matthew Scott Johnson, 34, of Tressel Hill Road in
Warren Township was arrested for OVI and failure to control after striking a
parked car in the 800 block of Front Street. Johnsonís car flipped over in the
crash and he fled the scene on foot but was located by officers a short time
later. His blood-alcohol level tested more than double the legal limit.
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Thanks to a
nationwide campaign, the Marietta Police Departmentís K-9ís will be able to
work more safely.
Waite says department K-9s Diego and Ajax were both recently awarded Gemini
bullet and stab resistant vests through a Groupon.com campaign that ran March 13-20.
The campaign was
hosted by the organization Vested Interest in K-9ís Incorporated.
The vests will
be made to order by Armor Express in Michigan, and will take about 10 to 14
weeks to be completed and shipped.
in K-9ís is a non-profit organization working to provide bullet and stab
protective vests for law enforcement K-9ís throughout the United States.
Waite says the Police
Department is grateful to Sandy Marcal, Chris Bradley, and Vested
Interest in K-9ís for their efforts to protect the city's "four-legged police officers."