Bank Robbery Elkview

  A male just robbed the Chase Bank in Elkview minutes ago and the suspect vehicle is a gold, tan or beige Chev Malibu.   We don’t have a direction of travel.   Please broadcast.   Thanks,   Captain Sean Crosier Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Commander Phone: (304) 545-8127    

August 6, 2014: Fugitive Arrested on Circuit Court Capias

On August 6, 2014 the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office Warrant’s Division and Deputy United States Marshals arrested Tiffany Ann Graley (22 years old of Saint Albans, WV) at the Motel 6 in Cross Lanes, WV.  Ms. Graley has been wanted on a Kanawha County Circuit Court Capias for over a month.  The underlying charge is[...]

August 6, 2014: Fugitive Found in Virginia

Members of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Division tracked Fatima Richardson (25 years old of Hopewell, VA) to her mother’s residence in Hopewell, VA.  Richardson was wanted on a circuit court capias for violation of probation with the underlying charge of possession of a stolen vehicle.    Warrants Division members, who are also members[...]

July 25, 2014: Fleeing Felon Caught on Wills Creek Road

On the afternoon of July 24, 2014 Deputy S. Cowan of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to a breaking and entering on Newhouse Branch Road, in the Elkview patrol area.  When he arrived he spoke to the owner of the residence about what was stolen.  One of the items was a blue and[...]

July 17, 2014: DUI Checkpoint Scheduled for Saturday

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office in conjunction with the Governor’s  Highway Safety Program will be conducting a high visibility sobriety checkpoint on Saturday, July 19, 2014 from 9:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. on WV Rt. 817 near Saint Albans.    The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office has a “zero” tolerance when it comes to impaired driving[...]

July 14, 2014: Surveillance Stills From Bank Robbery

July 14, 2014: Bank Robbery in Elkview

On July 14, 2014 at approximately 12:45 p.m. a man entered the Elkview branch of Poca Valley Bank and committed a robbery. He brandished a firearm and left on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect was a white male, 5’7″ to 5’9″ tall, 145-160 pounds, and was wearing a blue sweatshirt, camouflage[...]

July 12, 2014: Update on Fatal Motorcycle Crash

The scene of the motorcycle crash on U.S. Route 60 near Hughes Creek in Kanawha County is now cleared.  The deceased driver of the only vehicle involved, a motorcycle, was Robert Payne (52 of Barboursville, WV).    The Harley Davidson motorcycle went off the road to the right, traveling west bound.  After following the guardrail[...]

July 12, 2014: Car Crashes Into Garage in Sissonville

On July 12, 2014, at approximately 7:44 a.m. a crash was reported to Metro 911 in the area of Sissonville Drive and White Oak Drive in the Sissonville area of Kanawha County, WV.  A caller reported seeing a crash in his rearview mirror.  He said he saw another vehicle traveling north travel across the road’s[...]

July 12, 2014: Fatality near Hughes Creek

Eastbound lanes of U.S. Route 60 near Hughes Creek is shut down at this time, effective 5:50 p.m.  Metro 911 received reports of a motorcycle crash in the area at approximately 5:43 p.m.  One witness reported to the 911 operators the cyclist struck a deer.  The driver of the motorcycle was pronounced dead.   The[...]

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