January 8, 2016: Disturbance in Elkview Overnight 

In the early morning hours of January 8, 2016 Christopher P. Young (47 years old of Elkview, WV) was arrested and charged with wanton endangerment, disorderly conduct, public intoxication, and obstructing an officer by the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office.  Deputy K. T. Carte and others were dispatched to the 4000 block of Indian Creek Road […]

January 7, 2016: K9 Vests Distributed Tomorrow 

Tomorrow, January 8, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. a ceremony will be held in which police canines will be given ballistic vests by a local attorney.  Mr. Scott Segal recently purchased vests for dogs throughout West Virginia.  He and many of the handlers will be present with the dogs.   The event will be held in […]

January 7, 2016: Missing Teen Safely Located 

Katelynn White was safely located overnight.  We are grateful for the assistance of those who spread word of her disappearance. Sgt

January 6, 2016: Missing 18 Year Old 

Today an 18 year old student of Riverside High School went missing.  Katelynn Paige White was last seen at the school today.  She has been missing since around 8:00 a.m.   She is described as being 5’1" tall, weighing about 100 pounds.  She is a white female with brown hair and hazel eyes.  There are […]

January 6, 2015: Strong-Arm Robbery in Elkview on Monday 

Shortly after 2:00 p.m. on January 4, 2015 a robbery was reported on the parking lot of the Go-Mart in Elkview on Frame Road.  A forty-five year old woman dialed 911 to report the incident in which a man fought her and stole her purse after she walked out of the store and was making […]

December 31, 2015: STOP Team Arrests Dealer 

On December 30, 2015 the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office STOP (Sheriff’s Tactical Operations Patrol) Team arrested Paul Edward Glover, III (26 years old of Charleston, WV) for distribution of crack cocaine.  He was arrested outside a store in the 1500 block of Washington Street East in Charleston following a drug transaction witnessed by the investigators.  […]

December 30, 2015: Impaired Driving Arrests 

On December 29, 2015 at around 9:20 p.m. Sergeant J. H. Thaxton of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office passed a stolen vehicle on Sissonville Drive near Teresa Lane in Sissonville, WV.  He turned to follow the vehicle and stopped it in the 7700 block of Sissonville Drive.    The driver, Randall Wilson Asbury (57 years […]

December 29, 2015: Arrest of Felon with Gun 

On the evening of December 28, 2015 Corporal T. A. Fouch of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched by Metro 911 to Smiley’s Motel in Jefferson, WV.  The management reported a female trespasser in a second story room.  When Corporal Fouch arrived with his partner, Corporal J. W. Eary, they went to the room […]

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 […]