November 24, 2015: Arrests in Big Bottom Hollow Arson 

On November 24, 2015 John Bird, an investigator with the West Virginia Division of Forestry obtained warrants for Ricky Dale Igo (53 years old of Charleston) and his son Daniel Wayne Igo (26 years old of Charleston) for arson.  Both were arraigned in Kanawha County Magistrate Court, then taken to South Central Regional Jail in […]

November 19, 2015: Fatal Crash on Kanawha State Forest Drive 

On November 19, 2015 at 1:11 a.m. a crash was reported on Kanawha State Forest Drive near Smith Road.  A white SUV had crashed and the driver was ejected from the vehicle.   Corporal J. S. Cochran responded.  During the course of the investigation he learned the driver of the SUV, a 2000 Chevrolet Trail […]

November 19, 2015: Fatal Crash on I-77 

On November 18, 2015 at 8:45 p.m. a crash was reported at mile marker 111 on I-77 in the Sissonville area of Kanawha County.  A tractor-trailer hauling fruit traveling north exited the roadway to the left, crossed the grassy median, then entered the south-bound lanes striking a 2014 Toyota Corolla.    The car was struck […]

November 18, 2015: Stolen ATV from South Charleston Area 

On Sunday November 1, 2015 Corporal J. S. Cochran of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 3900 block of Greenview Road, near South Charleston to a larceny complaint.  The victim reported the recent theft of one of his ATVs. He described the stolen ATV as a 2008 lime green Arctic Cat. The next night someone […]

November 18, 2015: Conspiracy to Commit Murder in Sissonville, WV 

On Tuesday, November 17, 2015 Metro 911 received a call from Roger Skeens of Grapevine Road in Sissonville, WV.  Mr. Skeens said when he arrived home he found a man in his house.  The man was wearing a ski mask and had a shotgun.  The two fought and Mr. Skeens had taken away the shotgun […]

November 9, 2015: Car Thief Arrested in Tornado 

On Friday, November 6, 2015 Deputy C. A. Boner of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the 5100 block of Smith Creek Road to take a report for a stolen green, 2010 Jeep Wrangler.  Dispatchers at Metro 911 received the initial call.  The owner dialed 911 after his neighbors told him his Jeep […]

October 28, 2015: Deputies and Medics Assist Addict 

On October 21, 2015 Deputy J. A. Smith of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office went to an address in Cross Lanes, WV.  He was dispatched by the operators at Metro 911.  The caller dialed 911 and said he needed help and asked for them to dispatch law enforcement.   He did not answer repeated calls from […]

October 28, 2015: Halloween Patrols 

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office has scheduled additional patrols this weekend for Halloween.  During Thursday night Deputy Sheriffs will be patrolling neighborhoods with congestion and high traffic, working to keep trick-or-treating kids safe.  Friday and Saturday nights the additional Deputies will be targeting areas prone to violence and vandalism, as well as patrolling for impaired […]

October 27, 2015: Brittiany Rhodes Found Safe 

Ms. Brittiany Rhodes was safely located.  She was reported missing earlier this month, and public assistance was sought seeking her.  Detectives have safely located her.   We are thankful for the public’s assistance and concerns.  

October 23, 2015: Missing Person from Elkview WV