May 19, 2017: Fatal Crash in Clendenin Overnight 

At about 12:30 a.m. on May 19, 2017 a car crash was reported to Metro 911.  The crash occurred on Youngstown Road, near Reamer Road in the Clendenin community.  The vehicle, a small pickup truck, was traveling north.  It ran off the road to the right, struck an embankment, then struck a tree on the […]

May 19, 2017: False 911 Call Leads to Drug Seizure and Arrest 

On Tuesday, May, 16, 2017, Trevor Jarrett, 26 years old of Frame, called Metro 911 saying he thought someone had overdosed him or injected him with Narcan.  He also stated he had smoked marijuana.  He was near a relative’s house on River Drive in the Elkview area of Kanawha County.    Medical crews with the […]

May 15, 2017: Shooting on Campbells Creek 

On May 14, 2017 at 3:44 p.m. a 911 call was placed reporting a shooting in the 300 block of Campbells Creek Drive.  Metro 911 received word a man had been shot in the leg.   Deputies of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene.  When they arrived they found a father had […]

May 11, 2017: B&E’s End in Arrest 

On Thursday, May 11, 2017 Kanawha County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to WV Marine in Jefferson, WV.  A caller to Metro 911 said he saw a man trying to steal a large air conditioning unit.  When Deputies arrived they found a damaged air conditioning unit and began searching the area for the described suspect.   […]

May 11, 2017: Fatal Crash in Sissonville 

On May 10, 2017 at approximately 8:45 p.m. a crash was reported to Metro 911 involving a motorcycle and car.  The crash happened in the 7900 block of Sissonville Drive.  Both vehicles had been traveling north prior to the crash.    The car was traveling north in the southbound lane, and the motorcycle was traveling […]

May 6, 2017: Shots Fired Near Deputies Ends in Arrest 

In the early morning hours of May 6, 2017 a 911 call reported shots fired on Dutch Hollow Road outside the City of Dunbar.  Kanawha County Sheriff’s Deputies responded.  As they neared the area they heard no shots.  Then several rounds were fired and trees near them were struck by gunfire. They took cover as […]

April 26, 2017: National Take Back Day Locations 

The United States Drug Enforcement Administration is sponsoring National Take Back Day to encourage citizens to properly dispose of their unused prescription drugs at participating law enforcement agencies from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 29, 2017.   The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office is participating by having Deputies at our five detachments during […]

FW: Arrest of Kristopher Evans 

After an investigation conducted by the Charleston District Office of the State of West Virginia Parole Office and the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office, a warrant was obtained charging Kristopher Lenard Evans, 26 years old from Charleston, with transporting prohibited items into a correctional facility; a felony.    In March of 2017, information had been received […]

April 24, 2017: Credit Card Fraud Arrests 

Michelle Ruth Keeney, 30 years old of Rand, WV, was arrested Thursday, April 20, 2017, on five felony warrants for fraudulent use of an access device (credit card fraud), and two counts of conspiracy to commit a crime (also related to credit card fraud incidents).  She was taken to South Central Regional Jail that night. […]

April 24, 2017: Drug Court Graduation May 4 

Kanawha County Circuit Court Chief Judge Jennifer Bailey will be honoring National Drug Court Month with the 19th Graduation of Kanawha County’s Drug Court.  This graduation is scheduled for 3:00 P.M. on Thursday, May 4, 2017, in Ceremonial Courtroom #4 in the old Kanawha County Courthouse located at 409 Virginia Street East, Charleston, WV.    […]