December 21, 2015: Arrest for Child Abuse 

On December 20, 2015 Metro 911 dispatched medics with the Kanawha County Emergency Ambulance Authority and Deputy Sheriffs from the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office to Antelope Lane in Cross Lanes, WV.  A 911 call was placed indicating a four month old baby had stopped breathing.  The baby was taken by ambulance to Charleston Area Medical […]

December 19, 2015: Man Killed in Jefferson Strip Club 

On December 18, 2015 at approximately 9:30 p.m. a 911 call was received at Metro 911.  A caller at the Go-Mart at MacCorkle Avenue and Kanawha Terrace in Jefferson reported a man walking with one shoe, covered in blood, muttering he had just killed someone.  Law enforcement officers tried to find the man but were […]

December 14, 2015: 

On December 13, 2015 Corporal J. M. Vernon and T. J. Cumberledge were dispatched to a Whispering Way near Saint Albans, WV.  Reports were made that a man was outside with a gun and was suicidal.   When they got to the area they found a man matching the description with a loaded pistol on […]

December 11, 2015: DUI Checkpoint Scheduled 

Please see the attached PDF announcing the scheduling of a DUI Checkpoint. December-12-2015-Checkpoint.pdf

December 11, 2015: Runaway Juvenile from Tornado 

Late on December 10, 2015, Deputy J. Yost of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to a possible abduction on Upper Gore Addition, Tornado, WV.  A fifteen year old female named Kaylee Harrison was missing.  The reports of an abduction were unfounded.  However, Kaylee Harrison has runaway.   She was last seen leaving in […]

December 4, 2015: STOP Team Arrest for Distribution of Oxycodone 

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office STOP Team has recently been investigating a pain pill distributor in Cross Lanes, WV.  After a series of purchases of oxycodone pills a warrant was obtained for Joseph Casto, 31 years old of Cross Lanes.   Today they executed the felony arrest warrant and a search warrant at his residence. […]

December 4, 2015: Arrests in Elkview Breaking and Enterings 

Since mid-October 2015 the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office has investigated a string of breaking and entering crimes in the Elkview patrol area.  These break-ins were mostly to garages and outbuildings in the following areas:  Blue Creek, New Hope Road, Pinch, and Milliken (north of Capital High School).   This week the Deputy Sheriffs investigating the […]

December 3, 2015: Food Drive Assistance 


November 30, 2015: Felony Fleeing Charge in Nitro PD Shooting Investigation 

On November 30, 2015 the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office arrested Mickey Cecil Davis (28 years old of South Charleston, WV) for fleeing with reckless indifference, a felony.  The local office of the WV Adult Probation has also sought and obtained a capias from Judge King for Mr. Davis.  He is on probation following a conviction […]

November 29, 2015: Investigation Continues in Yesterday’s Burglary 

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to investigate the shooting death of a burglary suspect near Belle, WV yesterday morning.  Teams completed processing the scene early yesterday afternoon.  Detectives are still conducting interviews and combing through the evidence collected. The burglary was not a random incident.  The homeowner and burglary suspect had known one […]