Match 19, 2016: Names from Yesterday’s Shooting 

The name of the shooter in yesterday’s incident on Everest Circle is Travis R. Wilson, 40 years old of Saint Albans.  The person shot is Seth Hardwick, 29 years old from Saint Albans.  He is still in the hospital, but no more specific update on his condition is available.   No decisions have been reached […]

March 18, 2016: Shooting Near Saint Albans 

On March 18, 2016 at about 3:50 p.m. Metro 911 received calls of a shooting in the neighborhood of Everest Circle, near Saint Albans, WV.  Deputy Sheriffs with the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene.  While they were on their way dispatchers spoke to neighbors who relayed a lot of helpful information.   […]

March 18, 2016: Missing 15 Year Old From Sissonville 

Kayla Hamilton, a fifteen year old from the Sissonville, WV area, has been missing since last weekend.  She was reported missing to the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office on Monday, March 14, 2016.    Ms. Hamilton’s family believes she is with her boyfriend, a seventeen year old boy.  She was last seen in the Dunbar, WV […]

March 17, 2016: DUI Checkpoint Announcement 

This Saturday evening (March 19, 2016, 7:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.) the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office will hold a high visibility sobriety checkpoint near Elkview on U.S. Route 119.  This checkpoint is made possible through funding from the Governor’s Highway Safety Program.    The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office has no tolerance for impaired driving in […]

February 26, 2016: Two Drug Arrests this Week 

On Sunday, February 21, 2016, a pickup truck driven by Randy Dustin (37 years old of Poca, WV) was stopped by a Kanawha County Deputy Sheriff.  A canine was called to the traffic stop and indicated narcotics were present inside the vehicle.  Officers searched the vehicle and the following items were found:  56 grams of […]

February 25, 2016: Drug Court Graduation Today 

February 23, 2016: Fatal Crash in Sissonville 

Last night there was a head-on crash on Rocky Fork Road near Collindale Circle in Sissonville, WV.  One of the drivers of the cars died from his injuries. A 2014 Chevrolet Spark hatchback was traveling south on Rocky Fork Road.  A 2011 Ford F-350 pickup was going north.  The two vehicles struck in a head-on […]

February 22, 2016: Extra Parking for Tax Payers 

For a few days coming up we will offer additional, short-term parking for people paying taxes at the Old County Courthouse at 409 Virginia Street East, Charleston, WV.  The right lane of Virginia Street (closest to the courthouse) will be closed to traffic so people can park, walk in and pay taxes, then leave without […]

February 22, 2016: Drug Court Graduation 

A graduation ceremony for the Kanawha County Drug Court program is scheduled for Thursday, February 25, 2016, at 3:00 p.m. in Ceremonial Courtroom 4, in the old Kanawha County Courthouse, 407 Virginia Street East, Charleston, WV. This ceremony will honor nine graduates, bringing the total for the program to 94.  This is Kanawha County Drug […]

February 17, 2016: Break-in at T&M Meats 

Deputies are investigating a breaking and entering at T&M Meats in Cross Lanes.  The suspect entered the store just after midnight on the morning of February 16, 2016.  Among the stolen items were steaks. Attached are several images from surveillance footage.  Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect is asked to call 304-357-0169 […]