January 23, 2015: Second Update to Rand Shooting Investigation

The male victim of today’s shooting on Starling Drive in Rand is Christopher “Snacks” Carey, 27 years old of Rand, WV. He died at the scene. His body was taken by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of West Virginia for an autopsy. The female victim of the shooting, who was found in the[…]

January 23, 2015: Update to Investigation in Rand

As of 11:00 a.m. the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office is not releasing additional details regarding the shooting and crash on Starling Drive in Rand, WV. Investigators are still processing the crime scenes and other Deputy Sheriffs are searching various locations for witnesses and possible persons of interest. Some media outlets have labeled this incident and[…]

January 23, 2015: Man Killed During Shooting in Rand

On January 23, 2015 at approximately 5:15 a.m. a series of 911 calls were placed to Metro 911 reporting shots fired and a car crash on Starling Drive in Rand, WV (an unincorporated community east of Charleston, WV). Deputy Sheriffs with the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area and discovered a car crashed[…]

January 20, 2015: Shooting in Amandaville

On January 20, 2015 at 12:21 a.m. a 911 call was placed requesting law enforcement and medics come to the 500 block of Gallatin Street, in Amandaville near Saint Albans, WV.  Callers reported a shooting at that location.  The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office and Kanawha County Emergency Ambulance Authority responded.   Shaun Tolbert (36 years[…]

January 19, 2015: Arrest in Stabbing

Stephen Dwayne Snead has been arrested for malicious wounding. He is accused of stabbing an ex-brother-in-law in Cross Lanes yesterday evening. The warrant was issued last night. Conditions of bond and location of arrest will be available tomorrow. Additional details regarding the incident may be read in the previous press releases on www.kanawhasheriff.us. As is[…]

January 19, 2015: DOH Truck Stolen

On the morning of January 19, 2015 Metro 911 received a call from the West Virginia Division of Highways facility in the 2200 block of Pennsylvania Avenue north of Charleston. They called to report a truck stolen overnight. Deputy Wiseman of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office responded. The investigation is continuing, but Deputy Wiseman has[…]

January 19, 2015: Name Spelling Correction

The name earlier released as the subject of a warrant for malicious wounding following last night’s stabbing in Cross Lanes was misspelled. The correct spelling is Stephen Dwayne Snead. The spelling error was in the last name. It was originally misspelled as Sneed. I apologize for the error. – Cpl. B. D. Humphreys Kanawha County[…]

January 19, 2015: Runaway Juvenile Located

The runaway juvenile from Cross Lanes, 13 year old Alexus Rubin, has been located. She is no longer considered a missing person. She was located at a residence in Saint Albans, WV by Corporal R. D. Evans of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office. – Cpl. B. D. Humphreys Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office 301 Virginia St.[…]

January 19, 2015: Warrant in Cross Lanes Stabbing

January 18, 2015: Runaway Juvenile

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