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Man Arrested After Deputies Find One Pound of Marijuana in Vehicle

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The Upshur County Sheriff's Department has arrested a man on a drug charge.

Man Arrested for Allegedly Abusing 4-Month-Old Baby

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A Jefferson County man has been arrested after authorities said he abused a 4-month-old baby.

UPDATE: Police Investigating Morgantown Shooting Video included

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Morgantown police have released the name of the man they said was shot Sunday morning.

1 Dead After Motorcycle Accident in Marion County

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The accident happened just before 5 am on Pennsylvania Avenue, according to Marion County 911 officials.

Five Years Later: Aliayah Lunsford Still Missing Video included

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Three-year-old Aliayah Lunsford disappeared five years ago.

Two People Dead After Vehicle Accident Near Barbour-Tucker County Line

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The one car accident happened on Route 38 on Mountainneer Road near the Barbour and Tucker County line.

Fossil Fuel Expo Promote Jobs and Awareness Video included

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The hope of the expo was to promote jobs, and support for coal, oil, and gas companies located in our state.

BREAKING: Randolph County Jury Finds Theodore Newlon Guilty of Murder Video included

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A Randolph County jury has found Theodore Newlon guilty of first-degree murder for shooting his wife, Dora, in 2012.

Over 450 Stamp Bags of Heroin Seized in Drug Bust

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Two Pittsburgh women were arrested on drug charges on Thursday evening. 

Barbour County Authorities Search for Two Residents

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The Barbour Community Corrections Program needs your help finding two people who failed to report.

Worthington Man Arrested for Sexually Abusing Juvenile

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A Worthington man was arrested and charged with sexual abuse after he allegedly abused a juvenile female.

Woman Arrested After Child Ingests Mixture of Cleaning Supplies

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A Rivesville woman was arrested on child neglect charges after her 4-year-old son drank a mixture of cleaning supplies.

Former Owners of Morgantown Lounge Indicted on Drug Charges

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The former owners of a Morgantown lounge were indicted Wednesday by a federal grand jury.

Police Investigating Armed Robbery in Morgantown

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Morgantown police are investigating an armed robbery that happened early Thursday morning on University Avenue.

UPDATE: Court Process Continues for Man Accused of Killing Brother

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A judge wants more information before deciding whether to grant a motion seeking bond for a man charged with murder in the stabbing death of his brother. 

AMBER ALERT: Missing child has a medical condition Video included

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A pair of children from Illinois are believed to have been abducted by a relative and could be headed for West Virginia.  According to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, Katherine Derleth, 13, and Christopher Derleth, who is just 18-days-old, were last seen in Edwardsville, IL on Sunday, Sept. 18,2016.

UPDATE: Police Arrest Man After 'Shooting Incident' in Fairmont

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A man who was wanted by the Fairmont Police for firing a gun on Walnut Avenue last week was arrested Thursday.

Closing Arguments To Begin in Theodore Newlon Murder Trial Video included

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Newlon's attorney rested their case Thursday afternoon.

Weston Man Arrested for Allegedly Sexually Abusing 4-Year-Old Girl

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A Weston man was arrested on sexual abuse charges after he allegedly touched a 4-year-old girl inappropriately.

Update: Names Released After Murder-Suicide in Tucker County

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A husband and wife are dead after a murder-suicide Saturday morning in Tucker County, according to deputies.

Farmington Woman Arrested on Child Neglect Charge

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A Farmington woman was arrested Monday and charged with child neglect.

UPDATE: 2 Rivesville Residents Arrested in 7-Eleven Robbery

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A Rivesville man and woman were arrested Tuesday after police said they were involved in the robbery of the Rivesville 7-Eleven earlier this month.

3 People Arrested at Bridgeport Motel After Deputies Find Heroin Packaged to Sell

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A Pennsylvania couple and a Salem man were arrested at a Bridgeport motel Wednesday after deputies found heroin packaged to sell.

Shinnston Man Arrested for Allegedly Selling Marijuana, Methamphetamine

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A Shinnston man was arrested Wednesday after deputies allege he was selling methamphetamine and marijuana.

UPDATE: Woman Also At Fault After Walking Behind Vehicle on Stewart Street

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Morgantown Police responded to an auto-pedestrian accident on Stewart Street just before 11 Tuesday night.

UPDATE: Woman Remains In Hospital Following Auto-Pedestrian Accident on South High Street

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A woman was transported to the hospital following an auto-pedestrian accident Tuesday afternoon in Morgantown.

Man Sentenced to 33 to 37 Years in Prison in Fatal Clarksburg Porch Beating

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A man accused of beating a Clarksburg man who later died was sentenced Wednesday to 33 to 37 years in prison.

Crews Respond to Fire in Monongalia County Video included

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It happened around 5 a.m. on Glory Barn Road, according to MECCA 911.

Missing WWII Marine Receives Proper Burial Video included

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In November 1943 the world was at war.  24-year-old Grafton native Emmett Kines and his fellow marines were tasked with securing a heavily fortified island in the Pacific Ocean. The battle was won after several days of intense fighting, but one thousand US soldiers lost their lives. Emmitt Kines was one of them.  His remains were finally found recently on that tiny island and were identified by DNA testing and dental records. Kines' last surviving sibling, 90 year old Bett...

Community Bands Together To Support Fairmont Boy Fighting Neuroblastoma Video included

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Simon Rohaly is a three-year-old boy from Fairmont battling stage-four neuroblastoma.

Gov. Tomblin Signs Bill To Cover June Flooding Video included

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Governor Earl Ray Tomblin has signed a bill to cover West Virginia’s share of costs from the June flooding.

Jury Hears Testimony in Theodore Newlon Murder Trial Video included

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Judge Thomas Keadle swore in a grand jury to hear the case involving 86-year-old Theodore Newlon.

Fairmont Man Killed in Single-Vehicle Accident on I-68

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A Fairmont man was killed in a single-vehicle accident on I-68 Monday evening.

Attorney General Files Petition in Mylan EpiPen Price Controversy

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West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has filed a petition in the Mylan EpiPen price controversy.

Texas Man Killed in Preston County Tractor Trailer Accident

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A Texas man was killed Sunday morning in a tractor trailer accident at the bottom of Cheat Mountain in Preston County.

WVU Freshman Dies in Route 50 Collision in Harrison County

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One person is dead after a collision in Harrison County on Saturday morning. 

Glenville State Student Dies Following Vehicle Accident on Route 5

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A Glenville State student has died after a vehicle accident Monday afternoon. College officials said it happened on Route 5 West. 

West Virginia Issues New Private Property Hunting Rules Video included

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You may notice a new color painted on properties in West Virginia: purple, which means that a hunter must have the landowner's permission before hunting on the property. 

Law Enforcement Cracks Down on Heroin Traffickers Video included

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So far nine people have been arrested as a result of an undercover drug operation, involving what deputies believe is fentanyl-laced heroin. 

UPDATE: NY, NJ Bombing Suspect in Custody after Shootout with Police

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NYPD: Ahmad Khan Rahami, 28, of Elizabeth, NJ, "is being sought in connection with" the NYC bombing.

Fire Crews Battle Mannington House Fire

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Fire Crews responded to a house fire in Mannington Monday morning. According to Marion County 911 the call came in just after 1 am at home on Plum Run Road. There are no injuries reported at this time. Farmington Fire Department, Worthington Fire Department, Fairview Fire Department, Barrackville Fire Department, Monongah Fire Department, and Marion Rescue Squad responded. Farmington Fire Department is handling the investigation. Stick with 12 news for the latest on this developin...

Man Arrested After Firing Shots Outside Morgantown Bar

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Around 11:15 Sunday morning, officers and Monongalia County sheriff's deputies responded to a "shots fired" call on Walnut Street at the intersection of University Avenue, according to a press release from the Morgantown Police Department. 

AMBER ALERT ISSUED: 2 children taken from Florida heading to West Virginia

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An Amber Alert has been issued after authorities said a woman kidnapped her children from a court-appointed guardian Saturday.  The Citrus County (Florida) sheriff's office said they may be traveling to West Virginia.

Fire Crews Battle Fairmont House Fire

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Emergency crews responded to a fire in Marion County Sunday morning. 

Opportunity House, Inc. Offers New Recovery Center In Buckhannon

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If you asked Kimberly Hendrickson four years if she thought she would be sharing her recovery story, she would probably tell you there is no way. An addict since the age of 13, that is the only lifestyle she knew for so long.

Two Arrested In Clarksburg After Undercover Heroin Raid

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Two people were arrested in Clarksburg on Friday following an undercover drug operation, involving what deputies believe is Fentanyl-laced heroin.

Man to Stand Trial in Death of Clarksburg Man Video included

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Terrance Hilliard will stand trial this year after being charged in the death of Dustin Baldwin in 2015.

WARNING: Sheriff's Office Warns of Impersonators Holding Bogus Checkpoints

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The Monongalia County Sheriff's Office is warning of impersonators holding bogus traffic checkpoints.

Sobriety Checkpoint Being Held in Harrison County

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West Virginia State Police will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in Harrison County on WV Route 58 at the intersection of I-79 in Anmoore on Friday, Sept. 16 from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Alaskan Man Wanted for Murder Arrested in Morgantown

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An Alaskan man wanted for murder was arrested in Morgantown Friday.

Man Arrested Following Clarksburg Raid on Fentanyl-Laced Heroin

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The Greater Harrison Drug and Violent Crime Task Force and Clarksburg Police arrested a man Friday afternoon at the location where a drug raid took place last Friday involving fentanyl-laced heroin overdoses.

Delay Approved in Preston County Murder Trial

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A delay was approved Friday in a Preston County murder trial. Nicole Knotts, 26, is accused of killing her husband, Matthew Knotts, in March 2014.

Good Samaritan Dies While Assisting at Scene of I-79 Accident

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A volunteer firefighter from Preston County will be laid to rest after he died along Interstate 79 earlier this week. 

Police: Fairmont Woman Warned 'Customers' Before Selling Lethal Heroin

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A Fairmont woman was arrested Thursday after police said she had been selling heroin laced with fentanyl in the area over the last week.

BREAKING NEWS: Bridgeport Police Investigating Robbery at Route 50 Lounge

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According to Harrison County 911, the robbery took place just before 2 a.m. at the Route 50 lounge in Bridgeport.

US regulators: Official recall of 1M Samsung Note 7 phones Video included

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U.S. safety regulators announced a formal recall of Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 smartphone Thursday after a spate of fires led to injuries and property damage - along with a global marketing headache for the South Korean...

Hovatter Murder Trial Brings Awareness To Domestic Violence

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It became the norm for Sybil Murcott, from a young age - listening to her father yell at her mother, hearing things crash outside of her bedroom door as she was locked inside and having to answer where her mother was and who she was with.

BREAKING: 3 Individuals Arrested in Clarksburg After Police Find Heroin Laced With Fentanyl

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Three people have been arrested on drug charges after local law enforcement found more heroin laced with fentanyl Thursday.

Webster County, WV ordered to pay overdue jail fees

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The justices said county officials had failed to prove the state code was "arbitrary or capricious."

Woman Arrested for Allegedly Threatening Children With Gun Over Drugs

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An Elkins woman was arrested and charged with kidnapping after she allegedly took three juveniles into the woods and threatened them with a pistol.

Copperhead Snake Bites Employee at Capitol Complex

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An employee working at the Capitol Complex in Charleston, West Virginia was bitten by a copperhead snake.

Dominion and Union Reach an Agreement Ending The Lockout Video included

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The lockout of Dominion employees in the United Gas Workers' Union has officially ended.

Fire Reported in Preston County

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It happened around 5:30 a.m. on Kanetown Road in the Tunnelton area, according to 911 dispatchers. 

1 Person Transported To Hospital After Driving Over A Hill in Taylor County

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One person was transported to the hospital after a single vehicle accident in Taylor County Wednesday evening. 

Hovatter's Daughter Speaks Out About Parents' Toxic Marriage Video included

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A woman whose parents were at the center of a Marion County murder trial is speaking out about the marriage she saw between Jeffery Hovatter and Nancy Shaw. 

Mobile Home Catches Fire in Lewis County

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A mobile home in Lewis County was severely damaged by fire Wednesday morning.

Monongalia County Sheriff's Office Completes Review Following Officer-Involved Shooting Video included

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An officer-involved, fatal shooting of an 82-year-old man was handled correctly, according to the Monongalia County Sheriff's Office's Detective Unit.

Clarksburg Couple Arrested After Deputies Find Heroin Laced With Fentanyl

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A Clarksburg couple was arrested after the Harrison County Street Crimes and Drug Unit raided their home early Wednesday morning.

UPDATE: Body of Missing Morgantown Man Recovered

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Police found Joseph Arnold's body Wednesday at approximately 11 a.m. near the rail trail.

Police: Man Breaks Infant's Leg For Interrupting Video Game

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A Morgantown man was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly abused his girlfriend's 6-month-old son.

Prosecution, Defense React to Hovatter Trial and Verdict Video included

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It was a case that is considered rare in Marion County. Jeffery Hovatter, convicted of first degree murder on Monday following a four-day trial.

Lockout Continues for Dominion Employees in United Gas Workers Union Video included

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The lockout continues for Dominion employees in the United Gas Workers Union.

Randolph County Man Sentenced to Prison for Attempted Murder

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A Randolph County man was sentenced to prison Monday for shooting another man.

Man Charged With DUI Causing Death After Lying to Deputies About Motorcycle Accident

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A Webster Springs man was arrested and charged with DUI causing death after a July motorcycle accident in Randolph County.

Taylor County Sheriff's Department Investigating Vehicle Accident Involving Train

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It happened just after 8 a.m. at Darby Crossing, off Route 76 in Taylor County, according to Harrison-Taylor County 911 officials. 

Man Found Guilty of Murdering Ex-Wife in Marion County Video included

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A man has been found guilty of shooting and killing his ex-wife in Marion County.

Morgantown Marathon Plans to Honor Runner Who Died in Historic Flooding Video included

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Events for the Morgantown Marathon will kick off Thursday at the Monongalia County Ballpark. The marathon will be short one runner this year, a woman who lost her life this summer in the June flooding.

2 Additional Brands of Heroin Laced With Fentanyl Found in Harrison County

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Two additional brands of heroin laced with fentanyl have been discovered in Harrison County, according to the Bridgeport Police Department.

WATCH: Bear Attempts to Enter WV Hospital Through Automatic Doors

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Hospital officials have confirmed that a bear was spotted attempting to enter one of the automatic doors at United Hospital Center in Bridgeport. 

Woman, 2 Teens Traveling with Church Group Killed in I-79 Crash Video included

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Three people are dead and five others injured after a two-vehicle accident in Harrison County Friday night.

4 Heroin Overdoses Reported in Harrison County in Less Than 24 Hours Video included

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At least four people have overdosed on heroin in Harrison County since 3 a.m. Thursday. 

Protesters Gather at Mylan in Morgantown

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A group of protesters gathered for the second time outside of Mylan Pharmaceuticals in Morgantown Saturday Morning.  This was to voice their opposition to the price increase of EpiPens.  

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