October 13, 2017: STOP Team Arrests Two on Search Warrant 

On the morning of October 13, 2017 a search warrant was executed by Kanawha County Sheriff’s Deputies working on an illegal drug investigation.  The warrant was for a residence on Mink Lane in Crede, WV.  During the search they located approximately $2,400 cash, a baggie of 30 mg Oxycontin pills, several pounds of marijuana, and […]

October 10, 2017: Update to Shooting in Marmet 

On October 9, 2017 at 8:12 p.m. a 911 call was placed reporting a disturbance on Ohio Avenue in Marmet, WV.  While Marmet PD officers were responding the disturbance, which involved the brandishing of firearms, turned into a shooting.  Two people were reportedly shot.  A third person was found shot after first responders arrived.   […]

September 26, 2017: Drug Court Graduation Thursday 

The Kanawha County Adult Drug Court will hold its 19th graduation ceremony on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 3:00pm in the Ceremonial Courtroom on the Kanawha County Courthouse.  Judge Jennifer Bailey will preside over the ceremony.   The Kanawha County Drug Court opened on May 13, 2009 in the 13th Judicial Circuit.  Since opening, the […]

September 23, 2017: Update – Missing 20 Year Old and Child Located 

Abagail Brooke Rupe and her child have returned home safely.  We are grateful for the assistance of the public. Sgt. B. D. Humphreys Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office 301 Virginia St. E. Charleston WV 25301 304-357-0732 / 304-951-7328 Follow us on Twitter:  @kanawhasheriff www.kanawhasheriff.us Sgt

September 23, 2017: Missing 20 Year Old and Child 

Abagail Brooke Rupe, 20 years old from Sissonville, was last seen leaving her residence last night at approximately 11:30 pm with her one month old child.   Her parents assumed a ride was waiting outside the residence for her and that she got into a vehicle with the baby.   They have tried to contact her numerous […]

September 20, 2017: Stabbing in Rand on Tuesday 

Yesterday afternoon, September 19, 2017, a shooting was reported in the Rand area of Kanawha County.  Multiple people called 911 reporting a man was driving a car saying he’d been shot in the back.  The victim, a 45 year old man, was located on Clemson Avenue and was transported to an area hospital for treatment. […]

September 19, 2017: Runaway Juvenile Located 

Caleb Lee Haynes was located safely last night in Kanawha County. Sgt

September 19, 2017: Drug Court Announcement 

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September 19, 2017: Runaway Juvenile 

On Monday, September 18, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. Deputies with the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to meet with parents of Caleb Lee Haynes (16 years old of Saint Albans, WV).  His mother said he had run away approximately 24 hours earlier.  This is the second time in two weeks he’s run away.  After […]

September 16, 2017: Suicide Call Leads to Murder Charge 

Just after 2:00 a.m. this morning a 911 call was placed reporting a suicide in the Big Chimney area.  As Deputies arrived on scene they began an investigation.   Randall Todd Chapman (47 of Big Chimney) called 911 saying his wife, Shirlene Young, had committed suicide with a firearm.   During the investigation detectives determined […]