Child neglect arrests – Jefferson 

On January 21, 2017, at around 12:00 pm, Kanawha County Emergency Ambulance Authority Medics and Kanawha County Deputy Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 5800 MacCorkle Avenue in Jefferson to investigate a report of an toddler walking in the roadway.  The toddler was a female wearing only a diaper.   Numerous individuals stopped to assist the toddler […]

Press Release – Shooting Moses Street 

On January 17, 2017, at approximately 11:13 am, Metro Communications received a report of a two individuals who had been shot at 421 Moses Street, in St. Albans, Kanawha County.   Kanawha County Deputies responded to the scene and were able to locate on male a block away from this address who had in fact been […]

Shooting Washington Avenue – Institute 

  On January 10, 2017, at approximately 1:33 am, Metro Communications received a report of a male who had been shot at 117 Washington Avenue, Institute, Kanawha County.   Kanawha County Deputies responded to the scene and located a large amount of blood outside of this address.   Deputies learned that the victim had been driven to […]

Press release – fatality Loudenadale 

On January 9, 2017, at approximately 7:24 pm, Metro Communications received a report of a vehicle over a hill at 987 Kirby Hollow Road, in the Loudendale area of Kanawha County.  Emergency personnel arrived on scene and discovered a male accidentally ran himself over.   Metro Communications dispatched Kanawha County Deputies to the scene.    Deputies […]

January 9, 2017: Wanted Person – Child Neglect resulting in Injury 

On January 4, 2017 Deputies with the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office responded to CAMC General Hospital to investigate a report of a possible child abuse incident.  A 33 day old infant had been transported by Kanawha County Emergency Ambulance Authority medics from the Family Care Health Center located in St. Albans, to CAMC General Hospital […]

December 20, 2016: Help ID Suspects 

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office and Saint Albans Police Department are working a stolen debit card case.  The cards have been used in several locations around the valley.  Investigators are seeking assistance identifying the suspects, one male and one female.    Anyone with information on the identity of these two people is asked to contact […]

December 15, 2016: Correction to Last 

The arrested subject in the previous email was listed as Richard Short.  His correct name is Richard Allen Hall.  There was a typo on the charging document which has been corrected.  The age and hometown were correctly listed.   I apologize for the mistake and confusion.  

December 15, 2016: Stolen Vehicle Arrest in Campbells Creek 

This morning around 8:00 a.m. Deputies with the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office received word a stolen vehicle was near Keystone Drive, near Charleston, WV.  They went to the area and spotted the car, a tan Honda CRV.  The car was parked along a roadway with a male in the driver’s seat.  The driver was later […]

December 14, 2016: Warrant Issued in Murder 

Detectives with the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office have obtained a warrant charging Dajuan Jackson (24 years old of Detroit, MI) with murder.  This charge is part of the investigation into Monday’s murder at Drexel Place in Cross Lanes, WV.    Mr. Jackson is approximately 5’6” tall, weighs 148 pounds, has black hair and brown eyes.  […]

December 13, 2016: Victim Identified in Cross Lanes Murder 

The victim of yesterday morning’s murder at Drexel Place has been positively identified.  His name is Christopher Moses Butler, 26 years old of Detroit, MI.    The investigation is continuing.  Detectives have leads and are working with other agencies on the case.  Anyone with information is asked to call our office at 304-357-0169, submit a […]