February 22, 2016: Drug Court Graduation 

A graduation ceremony for the Kanawha County Drug Court program is scheduled for Thursday, February 25, 2016, at 3:00 p.m. in Ceremonial Courtroom 4, in the old Kanawha County Courthouse, 407 Virginia Street East, Charleston, WV. This ceremony will honor nine graduates, bringing the total for the program to 94.  This is Kanawha County Drug […]

February 17, 2016: Break-in at T&M Meats 

Deputies are investigating a breaking and entering at T&M Meats in Cross Lanes.  The suspect entered the store just after midnight on the morning of February 16, 2016.  Among the stolen items were steaks. Attached are several images from surveillance footage.  Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect is asked to call 304-357-0169 […]

February 10, 2016: Arrest After Robbery in Clendenin 

On February 10, 2016, just after 2:00 a.m., a robbery was reported at the 7-Eleven store on Spencer Road near Clendenin, WV.  Deputies from the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched by Metro 911. The clerk reported a man in a navy hoodie, jeans, and a coat came into the store with his face covered. […]

February 9, 2016: Texting Scam 

Yesterday and today the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office has received notice of a texting scam affecting people in Kanawha County.  Victims report receiving a text from a number that appears to be from their cell phone service provider.  It says there’s a security issue with that person’s account or address, and instructs someone to click […]

February 1, 2016: Burglary in Cross Lanes 

In the early morning hours of February 1, 2016, Deputy J. Yost of the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to an address on Villa Pike in Cross Lanes, WV.  Metro 911 received notice of a burglary alarm at a house.  The residents were not at home.   Deputy Yost arrived and saw the garage […]

January 29, 2016: Update to Shooting in Davis Creek 

On January 28, 2016 Kanawha County Deputy Sheriffs investigated a shooting on Matchlock Road in Davis Creek.  A man was shot by his wife during an argument.  There is disagreement about how the fight unfolded.  After the man was shot by his wife, the wife then attacked another female in the residence.    Afterward, the […]

January 28, 2016: Shooting in Davis Creek 

Today at 11:42 a.m. Metro 911 received a call indicating a shooting had occurred on Matchlock Road in the Davis Creek area of Kanawha County.  A female said she shot her husband.  During the 911 calls it was said four people were in the house at the time of the shooting.  Neighbors dialed 911 to […]

January 27, 2016: County Commission to Recognize Deputies 

Tomorrow, January 28, 2016 at 5:00 p.m., the Kanawha County Commission is holding a regularly scheduled meeting.  Near the beginning of that meeting they will recognize Corporal Morgan and Deputy Lonsinger for their assistance of a stranded couple with four children on Cooper’s Creek Road in Elkview during the snowstorm last weekend.  Corporal Morgan is […]

January 26, 2016: Arrest in Armed Robberies/Car-Jackings 

David Allen Young (23 years old of Cross Lanes, WV) was arrested today on warrants for two armed robberies.  The crimes were committed in Cross Lanes during two car-jacking incidents on Sunday.  Additional charges may follow.    Detectives with the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office, Putnam County Sheriff’s Office, Charleston Police Street Crimes Unit, MDENT, and […]

January 25, 2016: Car-Jacking Robberies in Cross Lanes 

On January 24, 2016 a series of crimes were committed in Cross Lanes, WV.  They events began in Putnam County when a man stole a car.  He drove into Kanawha County in the stolen vehicle and car-jacked at gunpoint another vehicle, a Ford Edge, at Waycross Drive and Big Tyler Road.    He then stole […]