March 16, 2015: Stabbing Reported in Cross Lanes

March 9, 2015: Pursuit Ends in Arrest Sunday Night

On Sunday, March 8, 2015 Corporal Sims of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to a disturbance call at the Go-Mart in Elkview, WV.  A man, later identified as Wesley James Taylor (23 years old of Clendenin, WV) had walked behind the cashier’s counter, then outside again.  He was harassing customers and believed to[…]

March 6, 2015: Search Continues for Frances Wartenburg

  The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office is still investigating a missing person from the Jefferson and Saint Albans areas.  Francis Ann Wartenburg, 33 years old, was last seen on Sunday, February 22, 2015.  Attached is a photo of Ms. Wartenburg taken in January this year. If you have information on her whereabouts since that time[…]

March 4, 2015: Woman Missing from Saint Albans

      The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a missing person from the Jefferson and Saint Albans areas.  Francis Ann Wartenburg, 33 years old, was last seen around February 21, 2015.  Attached is a photo of Ms. Wartenburg taken in January this year. If you have information on her whereabouts since that time[…]

March 4, 2015: Sobriety Checkpoint Friday Night

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office in conjunction with the Governor’s  Highway Safety Program will be conducting a high visibility sobriety checkpoint on Friday, March 06 from 7:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. on Midland Drive near Rand, WV.    The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office has zero tolerance for impaired driving in Kanawha County and randomly conducts[…]

March 2, 2015: One Arrested in Car Thefts

On March 2, 2015 at around 7:30 a.m. a detective with the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office was on Chestnut Street in South Charleston and saw several white males moving in and out of sight around buildings near MacCorkle Avenue.  After a moment of observation they left sight, then reappeared in a maroon Chevrolet Lumina sedan. […]

February 21, 2015: DUI Driver Strikes Cruiser and Flees

On Saturday, February 21, 2015, at around 1:00 a.m., Corporal J. M. Vernon of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office was on scene of a 911 call regarding a disturbance on Strawberry Road outside of Saint Albans, WV. He left his emergency lights flashing while his vehicle was parked because of the location of his vehicle[…]

February 19, 2015: Press Conference Tomorrow

On February 20, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. there will be a press conference in the W. Kent Carper Justice and Public Safety Complex. The Prosecuting Attorney and Sheriff will have statements to make regarding the shooting at Good Family Pharmacy on February 18, 2015. – Cpl. B. D. Humphreys Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office 301 Virginia[…]

February 19, 2015: No Charges in Robbery/Shooting

On the morning of February 18, 2015 a robbery was attempted at the Good Family Pharmacy in Pinch, WV.  The attempted robber, Terry Gillenwater (25 years old of Quick, WV), was shot and killed by a pharmacist at the business.    The investigation has been reviewed by the Office of the Prosecuting Attorney of Kanawha[…]

February 19, 2015: Man Stabbed and Killed in Big Chimney

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