July 22, 2015: Robbery at Elkview Bar 

On the evening of Tuesday, July 21, 2015 Deputy H. L. Summers was dispatched to the Outer Limits Bar and Grill on Pennsylvania Avenue in Elkview, WV.  Metro 911 received reports of a robbery at that location. When Deputy Summers arrived he met with the bar’s owner and bartender.  They said a middle-aged white male […]

July 15, 2015: Arrest For Child Pornography Possession 

At around 3:00 a.m. Patrolman Blackledge of the Charleston Police Department spotted a parked car in the 7200 block of MacCorkle Avenue.  He could see someone was in the driver’s seat, and Windows were fogged.  Patrolman Blackledge approached to check on the driver. During a conversation with the driver, Robert Wayne Pettit, Jr. (37 years […]

July 6, 2015: Arrest Made in Arson 

On July 5, 2015, shortly after 10:00 p.m. Metro 911 began receiving calls of a house fire and disturbance on Galena Road near Walker Drive in the Sissonville area.  The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched with members of the Sissonville Volunteer Fire Department.    Callers indicated Nathan Oxley, 35 years old of Sissonville, was […]

July 2, 2015: Arrest in Cross Lanes Daytime Burglary 

On the morning of Monday, June 29, 2015 Metro 911 received a burglary complaint.  Corporal J. T. Snyder of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office  was dispatched to investigate.  The family of residents of a house on Frederick Drive in Cross Lanes said someone broke in while their relatives were out of town on vacation.  The […]

July 2, 2015: Fatal Crash on Coal River Road 

On July 2, 2015 at 7:11 a.m. a crash was reported to Metro 911.  The crash occurred on Coal River Road near Mountain Breeze Lane.  A pickup truck crossed the center line in a curve and struck a motorcycle in a head-on crash.   The motorcyclist was thrown from the bike during the crash causing […]

July 2, 2015: Additional Patrols this Holiday Weekend 

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office will have additional Deputy Sheriffs working this weekend as people celebrate Independence Day.    Extra traffic on the highways, July Fourth celebrations, and community events often results in a variety of 911 calls.  We ask everyone to enjoy the holiday weekend safely and responsibly.   

July 1, 2015: Fatal Crash Near Kelly’s Creek 

On July 1, 2015 at around 3:00 a.m. a crash was reported in the Kelly’s Creek area of eastern Kanawha County.  One of four occupants of a wrecked Jeep called Metro 911.  Deputies with the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched with first responders from several area volunteer fire departments and ambulances from the Kanawha […]

June 24, 2015: Roy Pittman Arrested 

On June 24, 2015 Roy Shawn Pittman presented himself at Kanawha County Magistrate Court.  He was charged with fleeing in a vehicle following a pursuit on June 19, 2015.  Magistrate Halloran arraigned Mr. Pittman and released him on a personal recognizance bond.  Below is the original press release from June 19.    Attached is a […]

June 24, 2015: Arrest in Two Robberies 

On June 15, 2015 an 80 years old man called Metro 911 to report a robbery in the Cross Lanes area.  Deputy K. B. Daugherty of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to investigate.  Upon arrival the Deputies observed minor injuries to the victim.   The caller described being attacked from behind has he […]

June 24, 2015: Day Report Center 10 Year Anniversary 

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office’s Day Report Division, commonly known as the Kanawha Day Report Center, will complete its tenth year of operation on Tuesday, June 30, 2015.  The Kanawha Day Report Center opened on July 1, 2005, as a Drug Free alternative sentencing program to assist clients in making real progress in their lives […]