April 6, 2014: Man Killed in Clendenin Shooting

On April 6, 2014, during the early afternoon Metro 911 received information reporting a man being chased with an axe. The address for the calls was on Robinson Road near Clendenin, WV. After the initial reports another call was place to Metro 911. The man who had been chased shot the man who was chasing[...]

April 4, 2014: Fugitive Arrested by CUFFED Task Force

On the evening of April 3, 2014 Deputy Sheriffs assigned to the Warrants Division of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office received word that a fugitive was willing to turn in himself to authorities.  The Deputy Sheriffs and Deputy U.S. Marshals had been searching for Eden Holt Wolfe of Kanawha County.  Mr. Wolfe was wanted on[...]

April 3, 2014: Update to Big Tyler Crash

The driver killed in yesterday evening’s crash on Big Tyler Road was Travis Wade Camp, 30 years old of Nitro and Charleston. The driver of the Honda Accord involved was Paula Holmes, 41 of Cross Lanes. The investigation into the crash is continuing. Reconstruction experts with the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office will continue to gather[...]

April 3, 2014: Felon with Gun Arrested after Search

On April 3, 2014 the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office STOP Team executed a search warrant at the residence of Chris Carey located on Church Drive in Rand. The STOP team had been investigating Mr. Carey (26 years old of Rand) for several weeks based on a tip they had received in regards to him spellings[...]

April 3, 2014: Drug Take Back Box Heavily Used

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April 2, 2014: Fatal Crash on Big Tyler Road

On April 2, 2014, shortly after 7:00 p.m. a green Chevrolet Camaro was traveling along Big Tyler Road in Cross Lanes toward Dunbar.  Near Point Harmony Elementary School (in the 5200 block of Big Tyler Road) the Camaro entered the turn lane and began passing vehicles, then weaving through traffic.  Other motorists swerved off the roadway to[...]

March 30, 2014: Shooting Overnight near Dunbar

On March 29, 2014 at approximately 11:11 p.m., a car crash was reported near Tyler Middle School on Washington Street West, just outside of Dunbar, WV.  An F-150 had struck a utility pole.  As additional information was received at Metro 911 it was learned a passenger also had a gunshot wound to his abdomen.   [...]

March 27, 2014: Warrant Sweep Leads to 16 Arrests

Today, March 27, 2014, the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office conducted a warrant sweep.  Warrants related to domestic violence and family court law violations were the primary concern, but the teams arrested anyone located who had an active warrant in our files.    The sixteen people arrested were:   1.       Tiffany Shaffer Patrick Street Charleston, WV [...]

Operation Graduation Prom Alive

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office in partnership with the Kanawha County Commission, Kanawha Board of Education, Kanawha County Emergency Ambulance Authority, Metro 911 and Law Enforcement Agencies in Kanawha County are happy to announce the kickoff of the 9th Annual “Operation Graduation Prom Alive” on Friday, March 28, 2014 at 10:00 with a Press Conference[...]

March 26, 2014: Arrest in Drug Investigation in Chelyan

On March 26, 2014 Kanawha County Sheriff’s Deputies executed a search warrant at Gatewood Court, Chelyan.  The Kanawha County Sheriffs STOP Team had been investigating the distribution of heroin involving a subject from Detroit for several weeks.  Through this investigation the suspect was identified as being Terrell Montaie of Detroit, MI.   Deputies executed the[...]

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