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  • UPDATE: Victim of Fatal Elkins Shooting Named

    UPDATE: Victim of Fatal Elkins Shooting Named

    Friday, April 24 2015 4:50 PM EDT2015-04-24 20:50:07 GMT
    Derek AdamsonDerek Adamson
    Elkins police are seeking Derek Adamson in connection with a series of events, including shots fired near Mountaineer Mart in Elkins, what they're describing as a "homicide" near the Elkins Railyard Depot, and the theft of a gold Ford 500 from the Elkins Go-Mart.
    Elkins police are seeking Derek Adamson in connection with a series of events, including shots fired near Mountaineer Mart in Elkins, what they're describing as a "homicide" near the Elkins Railyard Depot, and the theft of a gold Ford 500 from the Elkins Go-Mart.
  • UPDATE: Missing Philippi Teen Found

    UPDATE: Missing Philippi Teen Found

    Friday, April 24 2015 6:23 AM EDT2015-04-24 10:23:43 GMT
    Tyjohn WolfreyTyjohn Wolfrey
    A 14-year-old juvenile is missing out of Philippi.Tyjohn Wolfrey has been missing for 24 hours as of 10 a.m. Thursday morning, said Chief J.W. Walters of the Philippi Police Department.Wolfrey is a black male approximately 6 feet tall and weighs approximately 180 pounds. He has short brown hair and brown eyes with a light complexion. He was last seen wearing yellow/brown sweat pants and a burgundy and gray striped shirt.Wolfrey was last seen near 31 S. Main St. in Philippi. He is believed to ...
    A 14-year-old juvenile is missing out of Philippi.Tyjohn Wolfrey has been missing for 24 hours as of 10 a.m. Thursday morning, said Chief J.W. Walters of the Philippi Police Department.Wolfrey is a black male approximately 6 feet tall and weighs approximately 180 pounds. He has short brown hair and brown eyes with a light complexion. He was last seen wearing yellow/brown sweat pants and a burgundy and gray striped shirt.Wolfrey was last seen near 31 S. Main St. in Philippi. He is believed to ...
  • UPDATE: 3 ABU Students Appear in Court for Morgantown Robbery, Face Deadline With University

    UPDATE: 3 ABU Students Appear in Court for Morgantown Robbery, Face Deadline With University

    Thursday, April 23 2015 5:44 PM EDT2015-04-23 21:44:07 GMT
    Marquez WingMarquez Wing
     The Morgantown Police Department arrested three men on robbery charges after an incident at an apartment building Wednesday night.
     The Morgantown Police Department arrested three men on robbery charges after an incident at an apartment building Wednesday night.
  • Leader of Morgantown Heroin and Oxycodone Distribution Ring Convicted in Federal Court

    Leader of Morgantown Heroin and Oxycodone Distribution Ring Convicted in Federal Court

    Thursday, April 23 2015 3:16 PM EDT2015-04-23 19:16:02 GMT
    Juwan WoodsJuwan Woods
    A Philadelphia man, known as the leader of a heroin and oxycodone distribution ring in Morgantown, was convicted in federal court today.Juwan Woods, 32, also known as "Whiz", helped orchestrate the drug distribution operation designed to transport large quantities of heroin and prescription painkillers across state lines from Philadelphia to Morgantown for redistribution and sale, according to U.S. Attorney William Ihlenfeld.Woods, along with 20 other individuals, was originally charged in a ...
    A Philadelphia man, known as the leader of a heroin and oxycodone distribution ring in Morgantown, was convicted in federal court today.Juwan Woods, 32, also known as "Whiz", helped orchestrate the drug distribution operation designed to transport large quantities of heroin and prescription painkillers across state lines from Philadelphia to Morgantown for redistribution and sale, according to U.S. Attorney William Ihlenfeld.Woods, along with 20 other individuals, was originally charged in a ...
  • Morgantown Police Arrest Pennsylvania Fugitive

    Morgantown Police Arrest Pennsylvania Fugitive

    Thursday, April 23 2015 6:15 AM EDT2015-04-23 10:15:04 GMT
    Morgantown Police Department arrested John Russell Miller of Uniontown for being a Fugitive from Justice early Thursday morning.
    Morgantown Police Department arrested John Russell Miller of Uniontown for being a Fugitive from Justice early Thursday morning.
  • Man Arrested and Charged in Morgantown Burglary

    Man Arrested and Charged in Morgantown Burglary

    Thursday, April 23 2015 12:25 AM EDT2015-04-23 04:25:47 GMT
     The Morgantown Police Department arrested a man after a nighttime burglary Wednesday night. 
     The Morgantown Police Department arrested a man after a nighttime burglary Wednesday night. 
  • 3 Men Plead Guilty in Relation to 2014 Home Invasion Robbery in Fairmont

    3 Men Plead Guilty in Relation to 2014 Home Invasion Robbery in Fairmont

    Wednesday, April 22 2015 5:42 PM EDT2015-04-22 21:42:31 GMT
    Three men pleaded guilty and two were sentenced in connection with a home invasion robbery in Fairmont in April of last year.Wallace Booth, 22, Stephen Brewington, 27, and Cory Richardson, 36, each pleaded guilty to first degree robbery with the presentation of a firearm and conspiracy to commit a felony.Booth, Brewington and Richardson broke into a Green Street residence on April 15, 2014 with guns. Once inside the home, they demanded money, drugs and other valuables and left with money, mar...
    Three men pleaded guilty and two were sentenced in connection with a home invasion robbery in Fairmont in April of last year.Wallace Booth, 22, Stephen Brewington, 27, and Cory Richardson, 36, each pleaded guilty to first degree robbery with the presentation of a firearm and conspiracy to commit a felony.Booth, Brewington and Richardson broke into a Green Street residence on April 15, 2014 with guns. Once inside the home, they demanded money, drugs and other valuables and left with money, mar...
  • Preston County Man Arrested for Felony Retaliation Against a Witness

    Preston County Man Arrested for Felony Retaliation Against a Witness

    Wednesday, April 22 2015 1:54 PM EDT2015-04-22 17:54:39 GMT
    Mark McKnightMark McKnight
    A Preston County man was arrested Tuesday night after he allegedly assaulted a female employee of Papa John's pizza.Mark McKnight, 25, is a suspect in another felony crime that the female victim is also a victim in, according to the Morgantown Police Department. He was charged with felony retaliation against a witness and battery after he hit the female in the face Tuesday night, causing her to fall to the ground.The female also reported that McKnight walked by Papa John's, which led her to b...
    A Preston County man was arrested Tuesday night after he allegedly assaulted a female employee of Papa John's pizza.Mark McKnight, 25, is a suspect in another felony crime that the female victim is also a victim in, according to the Morgantown Police Department. He was charged with felony retaliation against a witness and battery after he hit the female in the face Tuesday night, causing her to fall to the ground.The female also reported that McKnight walked by Papa John's, which led her to b...
  • Webster County Man Arrested on Multiple Charges After Shoving Shotgun Through Neighbor's Wall

    Webster County Man Arrested on Multiple Charges After Shoving Shotgun Through Neighbor's Wall

    Tuesday, April 21 2015 4:35 PM EDT2015-04-21 20:35:08 GMT
    Young,  Anthony  LeeYoung, Anthony Lee
    A Webster County man is in Central Regional Jail on burglary and assault charges.
    A Webster County man is in Central Regional Jail on burglary and assault charges.
  • Two Morgantown Stores Sell Alcohol to Underage Operative

    Two Morgantown Stores Sell Alcohol to Underage Operative

    Tuesday, April 21 2015 12:42 PM EDT2015-04-21 16:42:17 GMT
    The Monongalia County Sheriff's Office, along with an underage operative, conducted an alcohol compliance check at 13 businesses in the county.The BFS on Mileground Road and the Ashbrooke Express Mart did sell alcohol to the underage operative.The Monongalia County Sheriff's Office said they will continue to do compliance checks and encourages all businesses to check for proper identification before selling alcohol.
    The Monongalia County Sheriff's Office, along with an underage operative, conducted an alcohol compliance check at 13 businesses in the county.The BFS on Mileground Road and the Ashbrooke Express Mart did sell alcohol to the underage operative.The Monongalia County Sheriff's Office said they will continue to do compliance checks and encourages all businesses to check for proper identification before selling alcohol.
  • Clarksburg Residents Arrested for Possession With Intent to Deliver Marijuana in Fairmont

    Clarksburg Residents Arrested for Possession With Intent to Deliver Marijuana in Fairmont

    Monday, April 20 2015 4:43 PM EDT2015-04-20 20:43:25 GMT
    Jamie KyerJamie Kyer
    Two Clarksburg residents were arrested in Fairmont Monday morning for possession with intent to deliver marijuana.Jamie Kyer, 30, and William Vanscoy, 35, were arrested by the Marion County Sheriff's Department at approximately 12:30 a.m. after deputies say they ran a red light at the intersection of Cleveland Avenue and Jackson Street.The arresting deputy smelled "the strong and distinct odor of marijuana" coming from the vehicle, according to court documents. After telling both Kyer and Van...
    Two Clarksburg residents were arrested in Fairmont Monday morning for possession with intent to deliver marijuana.Jamie Kyer, 30, and William Vanscoy, 35, were arrested by the Marion County Sheriff's Department at approximately 12:30 a.m. after deputies say they ran a red light at the intersection of Cleveland Avenue and Jackson Street.The arresting deputy smelled "the strong and distinct odor of marijuana" coming from the vehicle, according to court documents. After telling both Kyer and Van...
  • UPDATE: Rocco Zuccaro's Lawyers Request Competency Evaluation

    UPDATE: Rocco Zuccaro's Lawyers Request Competency Evaluation

    Friday, April 17 2015 5:08 PM EDT2015-04-17 21:08:27 GMT
    Rocco Zuccaro, 30Rocco Zuccaro, 30
    A Brooke County circuit judge has ordered Rocco Zuccaro to go back to Sharpe Hospital for a three month stay with leg shackles on at all times.
    A Brooke County circuit judge has ordered Rocco Zuccaro to go back to Sharpe Hospital for a three month stay with leg shackles on at all times.
  • UPDATE: Manhunt Ends After Preston County Murder Suspect Turns Himself In

    UPDATE: Manhunt Ends After Preston County Murder Suspect Turns Himself In

    Friday, April 17 2015 11:06 AM EDT2015-04-17 15:06:56 GMT

    West Virginia State Police have identified the woman they said was murdered by John Wayne Strawser, Jr, 37. Troopers found Amy Lou Buckingham, 38, lying in the driveway of her residence on North Street in Tunnelton, according to a press release. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

    West Virginia State Police have identified the woman they said was murdered by John Wayne Strawser, Jr, 37. Troopers found Amy Lou Buckingham, 38, lying in the driveway of her residence on North Street in Tunnelton, according to a press release. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

  • 2 People Convicted of Trafficking Oxycodone Across State Line

    2 People Convicted of Trafficking Oxycodone Across State Line

    Thursday, April 16 2015 12:32 PM EDT2015-04-16 16:32:05 GMT
    Ryan BrooksRyan Brooks
    Two people were convicted in federal court Wednesday for their role in trafficking oxycodone from Philadelphia, Pa. to Morgantown.An investigation by the West Virginia State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Mon Valley Drug and Violent Crime Task Force revealed that Keyara Peters, 21, of Rivesville, and Ryan Brooks, 28, of Morgantown, were bringing heroin and prescription painkillers across state lines for redistribution and sale.Peters and B...
    Two people were convicted in federal court Wednesday for their role in trafficking oxycodone from Philadelphia, Pa. to Morgantown.An investigation by the West Virginia State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Mon Valley Drug and Violent Crime Task Force revealed that Keyara Peters, 21, of Rivesville, and Ryan Brooks, 28, of Morgantown, were bringing heroin and prescription painkillers across state lines for redistribution and sale.Peters and B...
  • Two Men Arrested for Morgantown Robbery Near Walnut Street Bridge

    Two Men Arrested for Morgantown Robbery Near Walnut Street Bridge

    Thursday, April 16 2015 12:03 AM EDT2015-04-16 04:03:23 GMT
    A man was pepper sprayed, beaten and robbed on the stairs adjacent to the Walnut Street Bridge in Morgantown early Wednesday morning.The Morgantown Police Department said Jesse Lewis, 22, of Morgantown, and Mathew Bailey, 20, of Beckley, stole the victim's laptop computer, cell phone and wallet after beating him and spraying him with pepper spray at approximately 3:30 a.m. The victim ran from the area to the Monongalia County Sheriff's Office.Officers investigating the incident observed two s...
    A man was pepper sprayed, beaten and robbed on the stairs adjacent to the Walnut Street Bridge in Morgantown early Wednesday morning.The Morgantown Police Department said Jesse Lewis, 22, of Morgantown, and Mathew Bailey, 20, of Beckley, stole the victim's laptop computer, cell phone and wallet after beating him and spraying him with pepper spray at approximately 3:30 a.m. The victim ran from the area to the Monongalia County Sheriff's Office.Officers investigating the incident observed two s...
  • Elkins Man Convicted in Federal Court for Marijuana Trafficking

    Elkins Man Convicted in Federal Court for Marijuana Trafficking

    Wednesday, April 15 2015 3:46 PM EDT2015-04-15 19:46:46 GMT
    An Elkins man was convicted in federal court Wednesday for marijuana trafficking in Randolph County.Mark Lambert, 39, of Elkins, pleaded guilty to one count of distribution of marijuana. He faces up to five years in prison and a fine of up to $250,000.The Greater Harrison County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force, the Mountain Region Drug and Violent Crime Task Force and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives investigated.
    An Elkins man was convicted in federal court Wednesday for marijuana trafficking in Randolph County.Mark Lambert, 39, of Elkins, pleaded guilty to one count of distribution of marijuana. He faces up to five years in prison and a fine of up to $250,000.The Greater Harrison County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force, the Mountain Region Drug and Violent Crime Task Force and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives investigated.
  • Hazelton Inmate Sentenced to Life in Prison for 2007 Murder of Fellow Inmate

    Hazelton Inmate Sentenced to Life in Prison for 2007 Murder of Fellow Inmate

    Monday, April 13 2015 2:12 PM EDT2015-04-13 18:12:49 GMT
    A federal inmate at the U.S. Penitentiary in Hazelton was sentenced to life in prison Monday for the 2007 murder of another inmate.Patrick Andrews, 34, formerly of Washington, D.C., pleaded guilty to one count of murder by a federal prisoner serving a life sentence and one count of second degree murder in a federal facility for his role in the Oct. 7, 2007, murder of fellow inmate Jesse Harris. He was sentenced to life in prison on each count.According to the U.S. Attorney's Office, Andrews a...
    A federal inmate at the U.S. Penitentiary in Hazelton was sentenced to life in prison Monday for the 2007 murder of another inmate.Patrick Andrews, 34, formerly of Washington, D.C., pleaded guilty to one count of murder by a federal prisoner serving a life sentence and one count of second degree murder in a federal facility for his role in the Oct. 7, 2007, murder of fellow inmate Jesse Harris. He was sentenced to life in prison on each count.According to the U.S. Attorney's Office, Andrews a...
  • UPDATE: WV State Police Respond to Armed Robbery at Copper Beech in Morgantown

    UPDATE: WV State Police Respond to Armed Robbery at Copper Beech in Morgantown

    Monday, April 13 2015 12:01 PM EDT2015-04-13 16:01:26 GMT
    MGN OnlineMGN Online
     West Virginia State troopers responded Monday to a reported armed robbery at a Morgantown residence.
     West Virginia State troopers responded Monday to a reported armed robbery at a Morgantown residence.
  • 2 Men Arrested on Drug Charges in WVU Parking Garage

    2 Men Arrested on Drug Charges in WVU Parking Garage

    Friday, April 10 2015 10:45 AM EDT2015-04-10 14:45:39 GMT
    The Morgantown Police Department has arrested two men on drug charges.Police said they went to the West Virginia University Mountainlair parking garage to unlock a vehicle when they smelled marijuana.Trey Haught gave them permission to search his car, and they found marijuana.Travis Copeland said the marijuana belonged to him and Haught.
    The Morgantown Police Department has arrested two men on drug charges.Police said they went to the West Virginia University Mountainlair parking garage to unlock a vehicle when they smelled marijuana.Trey Haught gave them permission to search his car, and they found marijuana.Travis Copeland said the marijuana belonged to him and Haught.
  • Two Barbour County Men Arrested After Stealing Chevrolet Camaro in Philippi

    Two Barbour County Men Arrested After Stealing Chevrolet Camaro in Philippi

    Thursday, April 9 2015 4:59 PM EDT2015-04-09 20:59:33 GMT
    Austin MullinsAustin Mullins
    Two men were arrested after stealing a 1997 Chevrolet Camaro in Philippi Friday, April 3.Austin Mullins, 19, of Philippi, and Tate Parker, 20, of Belington, were arrested and charged with grand larceny auto.The vehicle was damaged when it was recovered off of Union Road.After further investigation by the Philippi Police Department, the Barbour County Sheriff's Department and the West Virginia State Police Crime Scene Unit, Mullins and Parker were taken into custody.Both Mullins and Parker are...
    Two men were arrested after stealing a 1997 Chevrolet Camaro in Philippi Friday, April 3.Austin Mullins, 19, of Philippi, and Tate Parker, 20, of Belington, were arrested and charged with grand larceny auto.The vehicle was damaged when it was recovered off of Union Road.After further investigation by the Philippi Police Department, the Barbour County Sheriff's Department and the West Virginia State Police Crime Scene Unit, Mullins and Parker were taken into custody.Both Mullins and Parker are...
  • Man Breaks Into Bridgeport Restaurant, Barricades Self In for Hours

    Man Breaks Into Bridgeport Restaurant, Barricades Self In for Hours

    Thursday, April 9 2015 1:06 PM EDT2015-04-09 17:06:51 GMT
    Walter Corkran is brought out of the Bridgeport Police Station.Walter Corkran is brought out of the Bridgeport Police Station.
    A man broke into a Bridgeport restaurant early Thursday morning barricading himself inside for hours.Bridgeport Police said Walter Corkran, 29, broke into TL Hotdog along Main Street in Bridgeport around 2 a.m. this morning.Police said Corkran barricaded himself in the basement for over six hours."Right now, he is being charged with breaking and entering, and there will probably be some additional charges when his case is presented to the grand jury," said Chief John Walker of the Bridgeport ...
    A man broke into a Bridgeport restaurant early Thursday morning barricading himself inside for hours.Bridgeport Police said Walter Corkran, 29, broke into TL Hotdog along Main Street in Bridgeport around 2 a.m. this morning.Police said Corkran barricaded himself in the basement for over six hours."Right now, he is being charged with breaking and entering, and there will probably be some additional charges when his case is presented to the grand jury," said Chief John Walker of the Bridgeport ...
  • Morgantown Man Wanted in Preston and Monongalia Counties for Multiple Felonies

    Morgantown Man Wanted in Preston and Monongalia Counties for Multiple Felonies

    Thursday, April 9 2015 10:33 AM EDT2015-04-09 14:33:11 GMT
    Douglas YoungDouglas Young
    A man is wanted in Preston and Monongalia counties on numerous felony charges.The Preston County Sheriff's Department, the Morgantown detachment of the West Virginia State Police and the Monongalia County Sheriff's Department are trying to locate Douglas Young, 36, who has a last known address in Morgantown.Young is 5 feet, 11 inches tall and weighs approximately 170 pounds, with brown hair and hazel eyes. He has numerous tattoos and is known to wear a mustache and goatee, but may have shaved...
    A man is wanted in Preston and Monongalia counties on numerous felony charges.The Preston County Sheriff's Department, the Morgantown detachment of the West Virginia State Police and the Monongalia County Sheriff's Department are trying to locate Douglas Young, 36, who has a last known address in Morgantown.Young is 5 feet, 11 inches tall and weighs approximately 170 pounds, with brown hair and hazel eyes. He has numerous tattoos and is known to wear a mustache and goatee, but may have shaved...
  • WVU Football Player Charged After Resisting Arrest Outside Nightclub

    WVU Football Player Charged After Resisting Arrest Outside Nightclub

    Wednesday, April 8 2015 4:23 PM EDT2015-04-08 20:23:48 GMT
    Kyle RoseKyle Rose
    Morgantown Police have arrested a West Virginia University football player after a fight outside a Morgantown bar.The incident happened outside Bent Willey's on Chestnut Street.Police say Kyle Rose resisted arrest and hit an officer in the forehead.Police say Rose continued to resist arrest, and they had to use a taser on him.Rose is charged with obstruction and battery of an officer, public intoxication, and disorderly conduct.
    Morgantown Police have arrested a West Virginia University football player after a fight outside a Morgantown bar.The incident happened outside Bent Willey's on Chestnut Street.Police say Kyle Rose resisted arrest and hit an officer in the forehead.Police say Rose continued to resist arrest, and they had to use a taser on him.Rose is charged with obstruction and battery of an officer, public intoxication, and disorderly conduct.
  • Two Fairmont Residents Plead Guilty for Manufacturing Methamphetamine

    Two Fairmont Residents Plead Guilty for Manufacturing Methamphetamine

    Wednesday, April 8 2015 3:53 PM EDT2015-04-08 19:53:49 GMT
    Brittany ThompsonBrittany Thompson
    Two Fairmont residents pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday for their role in manufacturing methamphetamine.Brittany Thompson, 26, and Raymond Leonard, 33, manufactured methamphetamine in October 2014 in Marion County.Thompson and Leonard each pleaded guilty to one count of aiding and abetting the possession of material used in the manufacturing of methamphetamine. They each face up to 10 years in prison and a fine of up to $250,000.
    Two Fairmont residents pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday for their role in manufacturing methamphetamine.Brittany Thompson, 26, and Raymond Leonard, 33, manufactured methamphetamine in October 2014 in Marion County.Thompson and Leonard each pleaded guilty to one count of aiding and abetting the possession of material used in the manufacturing of methamphetamine. They each face up to 10 years in prison and a fine of up to $250,000.
  • Clarksburg Man Arrested for Assaulting 12-Year-Old Girl

    Clarksburg Man Arrested for Assaulting 12-Year-Old Girl

    Tuesday, April 7 2015 6:03 PM EDT2015-04-07 22:03:05 GMT
    Alonso GuerraAlonso Guerra
    A Clarksburg man is behind bars on first degree sexual assault charges.Alonso Guerra, 31, was arrested after assaulting a 12-year-old female.
    A Clarksburg man is behind bars on first degree sexual assault charges.Alonso Guerra, 31, was arrested after assaulting a 12-year-old female.
  • State Troopers Look For 2 Robbers After Armed Robbery at Circle K

    State Troopers Look For 2 Robbers After Armed Robbery at Circle K

    Monday, April 6 2015 2:51 PM EDT2015-04-06 18:51:04 GMT
    Circle K Armed RobberyCircle K Armed Robbery
     West Virginia State troopers were alerted Monday to an early morning armed robbery at a Circle K near Morgantown.
     West Virginia State troopers were alerted Monday to an early morning armed robbery at a Circle K near Morgantown.
  • WVU Police Looking For Robber After Attempted Strong Arm Robbery On Campus

    WVU Police Looking For Robber After Attempted Strong Arm Robbery On Campus

    Monday, April 6 2015 1:15 AM EDT2015-04-06 05:15:50 GMT
    Courtesy: West Virginia University Police's Facebook PageCourtesy: West Virginia University Police's Facebook Page
     The West Virginia University Police Department is searching for a robber after an attempted strong arm robbery on campus Sunday morning.
     The West Virginia University Police Department is searching for a robber after an attempted strong arm robbery on campus Sunday morning.
  • Marion County Man to Spend Multiple Years in Prison for Attempted Murder

    Marion County Man to Spend Multiple Years in Prison for Attempted Murder

    Friday, April 3 2015 4:53 PM EDT2015-04-03 20:53:09 GMT
    Howard ShriverHoward Shriver
    A Marion County man will spend multiple years in prison for convictions in Tyler County, including attempted murder.In 2012, Howard Shriver used an ax to break into the home of his wife and two children and threatened them.He tried to escape, but Shinnston police arrested him.A Tyler County judge sentenced Shriver on 10 separate charges, including second-degree attempted murder.
    A Marion County man will spend multiple years in prison for convictions in Tyler County, including attempted murder.In 2012, Howard Shriver used an ax to break into the home of his wife and two children and threatened them.He tried to escape, but Shinnston police arrested him.A Tyler County judge sentenced Shriver on 10 separate charges, including second-degree attempted murder.
  • Police Find Man Accused of Attempted Armed Robbery Hiding in Dryer

    Police Find Man Accused of Attempted Armed Robbery Hiding in Dryer

    Friday, April 3 2015 2:44 PM EDT2015-04-03 18:44:28 GMT
    Jason MongoldJason Mongold
    A man is charged with three counts of unlawful assault after police, responding to an attempted armed robbery call, found him hiding in a dryer Thursday.Jason Mongold, 37, is accused of pulling a knife on two people as they were entering their home on South Main Street in Philippi.After receiving a description of the man from the victims, the Philippi Police Department and the Bellington Police Department began looking for two men - one in a brown hoodie and plaid shorts and the male who alle...
    A man is charged with three counts of unlawful assault after police, responding to an attempted armed robbery call, found him hiding in a dryer Thursday.Jason Mongold, 37, is accused of pulling a knife on two people as they were entering their home on South Main Street in Philippi.After receiving a description of the man from the victims, the Philippi Police Department and the Bellington Police Department began looking for two men - one in a brown hoodie and plaid shorts and the male who alle...
  • Clarksburg Man Arrested On Heroin Charges

    Clarksburg Man Arrested On Heroin Charges

    Thursday, April 2 2015 9:07 PM EDT2015-04-03 01:07:34 GMT
    The Greater Harrison County Drug Task Force has arrested a Clarksburg man.  Bruce Talago,23, is charged with possession with intent to deliver heroin.
    The Greater Harrison County Drug Task Force has arrested a Clarksburg man.  Bruce Talago,23, is charged with possession with intent to deliver heroin.
  • Randolph County Man Charged With Murder Has Competency Hearing

    Randolph County Man Charged With Murder Has Competency Hearing

    Thursday, April 2 2015 6:44 PM EDT2015-04-02 22:44:25 GMT
    Theodore NewlonTheodore Newlon
    Prosecutors said two court appointed experts testified that Theodore Newlon is competent to stand trial.
    Prosecutors said two court appointed experts testified that Theodore Newlon is competent to stand trial.
  • Randolph County Man Arrested For Assaulting Paramedic

    Randolph County Man Arrested For Assaulting Paramedic

    Thursday, April 2 2015 6:37 PM EDT2015-04-02 22:37:50 GMT
    Terrence DanielsTerrence Daniels
    The paramedic was treated for non-life threatening injuries.
    The paramedic was treated for non-life threatening injuries.
  • FSU Police Arrest 2 Men After February Assault

    FSU Police Arrest 2 Men After February Assault

    Wednesday, April 1 2015 4:57 PM EDT2015-04-01 20:57:27 GMT
    Bendale WilliamsBendale Williams
    Two men are behind bars after Fairmont State University police said they brutally beat another man last February.Police arrested Bendale Williams, 21, and Tevin Taylor, 23, after discovering that they were the men responsible for the assault, which took place at a College Park residence.Witnesses said Williams and Taylor stomped on the 19-year-old victim's face, who was unable to speak upon being found outside the Bryant Place dormitory. His face was covered in blood and had multiple lacerati...
    Two men are behind bars after Fairmont State University police said they brutally beat another man last February.Police arrested Bendale Williams, 21, and Tevin Taylor, 23, after discovering that they were the men responsible for the assault, which took place at a College Park residence.Witnesses said Williams and Taylor stomped on the 19-year-old victim's face, who was unable to speak upon being found outside the Bryant Place dormitory. His face was covered in blood and had multiple lacerati...
  • 3 Pennsylvania Residents Arrested on Drug Charges in Morgantown

    3 Pennsylvania Residents Arrested on Drug Charges in Morgantown

    Wednesday, April 1 2015 3:52 PM EDT2015-04-01 19:52:09 GMT
    Qureem OvertonQureem Overton
    Three Pennsylvania residents were arrested Wednesday morning in Morgantown on drug charges.Qureem Overton, 32, of Butler, Pa., Katelin Conner, 18, of Lyndora, Pa., and Sarah Archer, 26, of Butler, Pa., were all arrested after an officer from the Westover Police Department responded to a noise complaint at 436 Dunkard Avenue.Overton answered the door and told the officer they would turn the music down, but the officer noticed a strong odor of marijuana coming from the residence, according to c...
    Three Pennsylvania residents were arrested Wednesday morning in Morgantown on drug charges.Qureem Overton, 32, of Butler, Pa., Katelin Conner, 18, of Lyndora, Pa., and Sarah Archer, 26, of Butler, Pa., were all arrested after an officer from the Westover Police Department responded to a noise complaint at 436 Dunkard Avenue.Overton answered the door and told the officer they would turn the music down, but the officer noticed a strong odor of marijuana coming from the residence, according to c...
  • Marion County Man Sentenced for 2013 Sexual Assault of 14-Year-Old Girl

    Marion County Man Sentenced for 2013 Sexual Assault of 14-Year-Old Girl

    Tuesday, March 31 2015 6:27 PM EDT2015-03-31 22:27:10 GMT
    In 2013, Jamey Dodrill had sex with the girl more than once in Marion and Harrison Counties.
    In 2013, Jamey Dodrill had sex with the girl more than once in Marion and Harrison Counties.
  • Witness in Recent Clarksburg Stabbing Arrested on Drug Charges

    Witness in Recent Clarksburg Stabbing Arrested on Drug Charges

    Tuesday, March 31 2015 4:49 PM EDT2015-03-31 20:49:13 GMT
    Joshua WhiteJoshua White
    A person originally identified as a witness in a recent Clarksburg stabbing has now been arrested on drug charges.Joshua White, 19, of Lost Creek, was arrested and charged with delivery of a controlled substance.After responding to a stabbing at 700 Locust Avenue on February 27, the Clarksburg City Police Department launched an preliminary investigation and found 10 pills in a plastic bag, which were identified as Clonazepam.During an interview, White told police he brought 10 Clonazepam pill...
    A person originally identified as a witness in a recent Clarksburg stabbing has now been arrested on drug charges.Joshua White, 19, of Lost Creek, was arrested and charged with delivery of a controlled substance.After responding to a stabbing at 700 Locust Avenue on February 27, the Clarksburg City Police Department launched an preliminary investigation and found 10 pills in a plastic bag, which were identified as Clonazepam.During an interview, White told police he brought 10 Clonazepam pill...
  • UPDATE: Metz Appears in Court, Defense Files Three Motions

    UPDATE: Metz Appears in Court, Defense Files Three Motions

    Monday, March 30 2015 6:15 PM EDT2015-03-30 22:15:08 GMT
    Joseph MetzJoseph Metz
    A Lewis County man indicted in the death of his mother and grandmother pleaded not guilty in court Friday.Attorneys for Joseph Metz, 39, filed a motion to dismiss the case citing a defect in the case. 
    A Lewis County man indicted in the death of his mother and grandmother pleaded not guilty in court Friday.Attorneys for Joseph Metz, 39, filed a motion to dismiss the case citing a defect in the case. 
  • Philippi Woman Involved in Motorcycle Hit and Run to Pay $20,000 in Restitution

    Philippi Woman Involved in Motorcycle Hit and Run to Pay $20,000 in Restitution

    Monday, March 30 2015 2:02 PM EDT2015-03-30 18:02:50 GMT
    This image shows the scene of the accident in September 2014This image shows the scene of the accident in September 2014
    A Philippi woman who hit a man on a motorcycle in East View and left the scene on September 18, 2014 appeared in court Monday.Kendra Vance, 27,struck Olan Leonard while he was riding a motorcycle on North Philippi Pike in the East View area of Clarksburg, and Vance left the scene. Leonard was flown by Healthnet to Ruby Memorial Hospital due to injuries sustained in the accident, which included numerous broken bones.Troopers were able to identify Vance following the crash through a credit card...
    A Philippi woman who hit a man on a motorcycle in East View and left the scene on September 18, 2014 appeared in court Monday.Kendra Vance, 27,struck Olan Leonard while he was riding a motorcycle on North Philippi Pike in the East View area of Clarksburg, and Vance left the scene. Leonard was flown by Healthnet to Ruby Memorial Hospital due to injuries sustained in the accident, which included numerous broken bones.Troopers were able to identify Vance following the crash through a credit card...
  • 2 Philippi Men Arrested After Breaking Into Animal Clinic For Drugs

    2 Philippi Men Arrested After Breaking Into Animal Clinic For Drugs

    Monday, March 30 2015 12:07 PM EDT2015-03-30 16:07:58 GMT
    Two men were arrested Thursday for breaking into a Philippi animal clinic Tuesday to steal drugs.
    Two men were arrested Thursday for breaking into a Philippi animal clinic Tuesday to steal drugs.
  • Preston County Sheriffs Search for Two Suspects Involved in String of Burglaries

    Preston County Sheriffs Search for Two Suspects Involved in String of Burglaries

    Friday, March 27 2015 3:15 PM EDT2015-03-27 19:15:21 GMT
    The Preston County Sheriff's Department is searching for two men believed to be involved in multiple burglaries in the area.
    The Preston County Sheriff's Department is searching for two men believed to be involved in multiple burglaries in the area.
  • Harrison County Man Arrested for Operating A Drug Lab

    Harrison County Man Arrested for Operating A Drug Lab

    Thursday, March 26 2015 5:33 PM EDT2015-03-26 21:33:48 GMT
    SCAD Deputies have arrested a Harrison County man after finding a operating methamphetamine laboratory .
    SCAD Deputies have arrested a Harrison County man after finding a operating methamphetamine laboratory .
  • Elkins Woman Arrested For Auto Theft

    Elkins Woman Arrested For Auto Theft

    Wednesday, March 25 2015 6:36 PM EDT2015-03-25 22:36:39 GMT
    An investigation discovered that Higgins' license was revoked for DUI and she is a fugitive from Florida. The vehicle she was operating in the pursuit was also reported stolen from Florida.
    An investigation discovered that Higgins' license was revoked for DUI and she is a fugitive from Florida. The vehicle she was operating in the pursuit was also reported stolen from Florida.
  • Harrison County Man Arrested for Child Pornography

    Harrison County Man Arrested for Child Pornography

    Wednesday, March 25 2015 3:28 PM EDT2015-03-25 19:28:31 GMT
    Phillip HamiltonPhillip Hamilton
    Phillip Hamilton Jr., 39, of Mt. Clare, is charged with production of child pornography after taking nine pictures of a 4 year old with his cell phone.
    Phillip Hamilton Jr., 39, of Mt. Clare, is charged with production of child pornography after taking nine pictures of a 4 year old with his cell phone.
  • 13 Monongalia County Businesses Pass Alcohol Compliance Checks

    13 Monongalia County Businesses Pass Alcohol Compliance Checks

    Wednesday, March 25 2015 8:01 AM EDT2015-03-25 12:01:40 GMT
     The Monongalia County Sheriff's Office set up an undercover operation Tuesday at 13 local businesses.
     The Monongalia County Sheriff's Office set up an undercover operation Tuesday at 13 local businesses.
  • Harrison County Couple Accused of 2014 Murder Await Trial

    Harrison County Couple Accused of 2014 Murder Await Trial

    Tuesday, March 24 2015 4:16 PM EDT2015-03-24 20:16:57 GMT
    Shane MillerShane Miller
    A Harrison County couple accused of the first degree murder of Darrell Golden, 58, in early 2014 continue to await their trials.
    A Harrison County couple accused of the first degree murder of Darrell Golden, 58, in early 2014 continue to await their trials.
  • Clarksburg Man Arrested for Sexually Assaulting Minor in 2013

    Clarksburg Man Arrested for Sexually Assaulting Minor in 2013

    Monday, March 23 2015 4:17 PM EDT2015-03-23 20:17:37 GMT
    Robert WatsonRobert Watson
    A Clarksburg man was arrested on sexual assault charges Thursday.
    A Clarksburg man was arrested on sexual assault charges Thursday.
  • Two Gilmer County Men Arrested on Drug Charges After Hitting Building in McDonald's Drive Thru

    Two Gilmer County Men Arrested on Drug Charges After Hitting Building in McDonald's Drive Thru

    Monday, March 23 2015 3:56 PM EDT2015-03-23 19:56:59 GMT
    Kevin CurryKevin Curry
    Two Gilmer County men were arrested on drug charges Saturday after one man hit the building while going through the McDonald's drive thru.
    Two Gilmer County men were arrested on drug charges Saturday after one man hit the building while going through the McDonald's drive thru.
  • Bridgeport Man Arrested on Drug Charges After I-79 Hit and Run

    Bridgeport Man Arrested on Drug Charges After I-79 Hit and Run

    Monday, March 23 2015 3:54 PM EDT2015-03-23 19:54:19 GMT
    Jason DixonJason Dixon
    A Bridgeport man was arrested Sunday for having drugs in his car after police said he left the scene of a vehicle accident that injured two people on I-79.
    A Bridgeport man was arrested Sunday for having drugs in his car after police said he left the scene of a vehicle accident that injured two people on I-79.
  • Upshur County Man Arrested After High Speed Chase With Police

    Upshur County Man Arrested After High Speed Chase With Police

    Monday, March 23 2015 3:51 PM EDT2015-03-23 19:51:45 GMT
    Joshua ButcherJoshua Butcher
    An Upshur County man was arrested Sunday after a high-speed chase with police.
    An Upshur County man was arrested Sunday after a high-speed chase with police.
  • Man Arrested After Asking Female Relative to Engage in Oral Sex

    Man Arrested After Asking Female Relative to Engage in Oral Sex

    Friday, March 20 2015 4:25 PM EDT2015-03-20 20:25:24 GMT
    Kevin HackerKevin Hacker
    The Gilmer County Sheriff's Department has arrested a man on a sex charge. Kevin Hacker, 46, of Cedarville, is charged with sexual abuse by a parent or guardian after asking to perform oral sex on a 17-year-old female relative.
    The Gilmer County Sheriff's Department has arrested a man on a sex charge. Kevin Hacker, 46, of Cedarville, is charged with sexual abuse by a parent or guardian after asking to perform oral sex on a 17-year-old female relative.
  • Lewis County Man Convicted of Oxycodone Trafficking

    Lewis County Man Convicted of Oxycodone Trafficking

    Friday, March 20 2015 1:55 PM EDT2015-03-20 17:55:05 GMT
    News - Gavel 3News - Gavel 3
    A Lewis County man was convicted of oxycodone trafficking in federal court today.
    A Lewis County man was convicted of oxycodone trafficking in federal court today.
  • Two Gilmer County Residents Sentenced for Manufacturing Meth

    Two Gilmer County Residents Sentenced for Manufacturing Meth

    Friday, March 20 2015 1:50 PM EDT2015-03-20 17:50:44 GMT
    James AshJames Ash
    Two people were sentenced in federal court today for manufacturing methamphetamine in Gilmer County.
    Two people were sentenced in federal court today for manufacturing methamphetamine in Gilmer County.
  • Two Hazelton Inmates Sentenced for Trafficking Heroin Into Prison

    Two Hazelton Inmates Sentenced for Trafficking Heroin Into Prison

    Thursday, March 19 2015 6:12 PM EDT2015-03-19 22:12:26 GMT
    Two inmates at the Federal Correctional Institution at Hazelton were convicted and sentenced for trafficking heroin into prison in federal court today.
    Two inmates at the Federal Correctional Institution at Hazelton were convicted and sentenced for trafficking heroin into prison in federal court today.
  • Four Local People Sentenced for Drug Trafficking in Federal Court

    Four Local People Sentenced for Drug Trafficking in Federal Court

    Thursday, March 19 2015 5:50 PM EDT2015-03-19 21:50:44 GMT
    Arthur WarnerArthur Warner
    Four local people were sentenced in federal court today for drug trafficking.
    Four local people were sentenced in federal court today for drug trafficking.
  • Two Morgantown Residents Convicted of Oxycodone Trafficking

    Two Morgantown Residents Convicted of Oxycodone Trafficking

    Thursday, March 19 2015 4:04 PM EDT2015-03-19 20:04:51 GMT
    Loren DelaneyLoren Delaney
     Two Morgantown residents were convicted in federal court Wednesday of oxycodone trafficking.
     Two Morgantown residents were convicted in federal court Wednesday of oxycodone trafficking.

  • Preston County Deputies Searching for Two Males Involved in Burglary

    Preston County Deputies Searching for Two Males Involved in Burglary

    Thursday, March 19 2015 3:32 PM EDT2015-03-19 19:32:30 GMT
    The Preston County Sheriff's Department is investigating a reported burglary that occurred at a residence on Old Route 73 near Bruceton Mills last Tuesday, March 10.
    The Preston County Sheriff's Department is investigating a reported burglary that occurred at a residence on Old Route 73 near Bruceton Mills last Tuesday, March 10.
  • Fairmont Man Arrested for Sexual Assault of Juvenile

    Fairmont Man Arrested for Sexual Assault of Juvenile

    Thursday, March 19 2015 3:17 PM EDT2015-03-19 19:17:17 GMT
    Kevin ClaybrookKevin Claybrook
    A Fairmont man was arrested today on three felony second degree sexual assault warrants.
    A Fairmont man was arrested today on three felony second degree sexual assault warrants.
  • Star City Business Cited For Selling To A Minor

    Star City Business Cited For Selling To A Minor

    Thursday, March 19 2015 8:13 AM EDT2015-03-19 12:13:55 GMT
     The Monongalia County Sheriff's Office cited a Star City business for selling alcohol to an undercover minor.
     The Monongalia County Sheriff's Office cited a Star City business for selling alcohol to an undercover minor.
  • Barbour County Man Charged With Malicious Assault

    Barbour County Man Charged With Malicious Assault

    Wednesday, March 18 2015 2:42 PM EDT2015-03-18 18:42:06 GMT
    Shawn HowellShawn Howell
    Shawn Howell beat the victim who was lying on the bed with a metal baseball bat and a wooden axe handle, causing severe injuries, according to state police.
    Shawn Howell beat the victim who was lying on the bed with a metal baseball bat and a wooden axe handle, causing severe injuries, according to state police.
  • Morgantown Police Department Kept Busy During St. Patrick's Day

    Morgantown Police Department Kept Busy During St. Patrick's Day

    Wednesday, March 18 2015 2:39 PM EDT2015-03-18 18:39:28 GMT
    The Morgantown Police Department arrested 47 people and issued 118 criminal citations from March 13 through 17. St. Patrick's Day produced the largest number of arrests with 15.
    The Morgantown Police Department arrested 47 people and issued 118 criminal citations from March 13 through 17. St. Patrick's Day produced the largest number of arrests with 15.
  • More Than 600 Pills, Other Drugs Seized in Clarksburg After Multi-County Investigation

    More Than 600 Pills, Other Drugs Seized in Clarksburg After Multi-County Investigation

    Tuesday, March 17 2015 6:27 PM EDT2015-03-17 22:27:14 GMT
    Kimberly DavisKimberly Davis
    Two women were arrested Monday night after police found approximately 630 prescription pills and other drugs at their residence at 451 Washington Avenue in Clarksburg.
    Two women were arrested Monday night after police found approximately 630 prescription pills and other drugs at their residence at 451 Washington Avenue in Clarksburg.
  • Morgantown Police Made St. Patrick's Day Preparations

    Morgantown Police Made St. Patrick's Day Preparations

    Tuesday, March 17 2015 5:21 PM EDT2015-03-17 21:21:06 GMT
    Morgantown police handed out at least 75 citations and made 24 arrests before St. Patrick's Day even began. Those were just from the weekend leading up to the big day. Police Chief Ed Preston said the department modified it's shift schedule to prepare for the downtown crowd on Tuesday."We are treating it like a weekend night," Preston said. 
    Morgantown police handed out at least 75 citations and made 24 arrests before St. Patrick's Day even began. Those were just from the weekend leading up to the big day. Police Chief Ed Preston said the department modified it's shift schedule to prepare for the downtown crowd on Tuesday."We are treating it like a weekend night," Preston said. 
  • Jane Lew Man Convicted of Oxycodone Trafficking

    Jane Lew Man Convicted of Oxycodone Trafficking

    Tuesday, March 17 2015 11:12 AM EDT2015-03-17 15:12:18 GMT
    A Lewis County man was convicted of painkiller trafficking in federal court Monday.
    A Lewis County man was convicted of painkiller trafficking in federal court Monday.
  • Morgantown Police Respond to an Early Morning Reported Armed Robbery

    Morgantown Police Respond to an Early Morning Reported Armed Robbery

    Tuesday, March 17 2015 4:35 AM EDT2015-03-17 08:35:44 GMT
     The Morgantown Police Department responded to a reported armed robbery Tuesday in Monongalia County.
     The Morgantown Police Department responded to a reported armed robbery Tuesday in Monongalia County.
  • Marion County Man Arrested for Operating a Drug Lab and Possession of a Counterfeit Controlled Substance with Intent to Deliver

    Marion County Man Arrested for Operating a Drug Lab and Possession of a Counterfeit Controlled Substance with Intent to Deliver

    Monday, March 16 2015 4:47 PM EDT2015-03-16 20:47:27 GMT
    Shawn BradleyShawn Bradley
    A Marion County man was arrested after deputies found materials consistent with operating a clandestine methamphetamine lab in his basement.Shawn Bradley, 24, was charged with operating or attempting to operate a clandestine drug laboratory in regards to those materials.Bradley was also charged with possession of a counterfeit controlled substance with intent to distribute after an officer pulled him over for a headlight out and found his license was suspended, the registration he had did not...
    A Marion County man was arrested after deputies found materials consistent with operating a clandestine methamphetamine lab in his basement.Shawn Bradley, 24, was charged with operating or attempting to operate a clandestine drug laboratory in regards to those materials.Bradley was also charged with possession of a counterfeit controlled substance with intent to distribute after an officer pulled him over for a headlight out and found his license was suspended, the registration he had did not...
  • Clarksburg Man Sentenced to Five and A Half Years in Federal Prison for Drug Trafficking, Gun Charge

    Clarksburg Man Sentenced to Five and A Half Years in Federal Prison for Drug Trafficking, Gun Charge

    Monday, March 16 2015 12:50 PM EDT2015-03-16 16:50:11 GMT
    A Clarksburg man was sentenced to five years and six months in federal prison for drug trafficking, according to U.S. Attorney William Ihlenfeld.
    A Clarksburg man was sentenced to five years and six months in federal prison for drug trafficking, according to U.S. Attorney William Ihlenfeld.
  • SCAD Unit Arrests 2 in Nutter Fort on Heroin Charges

    SCAD Unit Arrests 2 in Nutter Fort on Heroin Charges

    Sunday, March 15 2015 10:30 AM EDT2015-03-15 14:30:13 GMT
    The Harrison County Street Crimes and Drug Unit along with the Nutter Fort and Anmoore Police Departments have arrested two people on heroin charges.The SCAD Unit arrested Jarrett Aaron Moran, 20, of McKees Rock PA, and Jacob Joseph Hardy, 32, of Nutter Fort, after seizing 585 stamps of heroin from Hardy's vehicle, Sunday.
    The Harrison County Street Crimes and Drug Unit along with the Nutter Fort and Anmoore Police Departments have arrested two people on heroin charges.The SCAD Unit arrested Jarrett Aaron Moran, 20, of McKees Rock PA, and Jacob Joseph Hardy, 32, of Nutter Fort, after seizing 585 stamps of heroin from Hardy's vehicle, Sunday.
  • Clarksburg Quadruple Murder Trial Pushed Back to August

    Clarksburg Quadruple Murder Trial Pushed Back to August

    Friday, March 13 2015 4:46 PM EDT2015-03-13 20:46:12 GMT
    Sidney MullerSidney Muller
    The man accused of killing four men on Clarksburg's Locust Avenue in July 2013, was back in court Friday morning.
    The man accused of killing four men on Clarksburg's Locust Avenue in July 2013, was back in court Friday morning.
  • Buckhannon Man Arrested In Threat Against Sheriff's Deputy

    Buckhannon Man Arrested In Threat Against Sheriff's Deputy

    Friday, March 13 2015 4:13 PM EDT2015-03-13 20:13:04 GMT
    Karl BurnsideKarl Burnside
    Thursday, March 12, Upshur County Sheriff's arrest Karl Burnside, 55, of Buckhannon, for verbally attempting to intimidate an Upshur County Deputy.
    Thursday, March 12, Upshur County Sheriff's arrest Karl Burnside, 55, of Buckhannon, for verbally attempting to intimidate an Upshur County Deputy.
  • Two Men Arrested After Series of Storage Unit Thefts in Buckhannon

    Two Men Arrested After Series of Storage Unit Thefts in Buckhannon

    Friday, March 13 2015 2:44 PM EDT2015-03-13 18:44:09 GMT
    Joseph WagnerJoseph Wagner
    Two men were arrested earlier in the week after the Upshur County Sheriff's Office investigated several storage unit thefts.
    Two men were arrested earlier in the week after the Upshur County Sheriff's Office investigated several storage unit thefts.
  • 3 Arrested After Heroin and Cocaine Bust in Fairmont

    3 Arrested After Heroin and Cocaine Bust in Fairmont

    Thursday, March 12 2015 5:14 PM EDT2015-03-12 21:14:43 GMT
    Roddruss ClayRoddruss Clay
    The Marion County Sheriff's Department arrested three people Wednesday night during a heroin and cocaine bust.
    The Marion County Sheriff's Department arrested three people Wednesday night during a heroin and cocaine bust.
  • Fairmont Man Arrested With 40 Grams of Marijuana

    Fairmont Man Arrested With 40 Grams of Marijuana

    Thursday, March 12 2015 4:01 PM EDT2015-03-12 20:01:37 GMT
    Craig AbercrombieCraig Abercrombie
    The Fairmont Police Department arrested a man with 40 grams of marijuana Wednesday.
    The Fairmont Police Department arrested a man with 40 grams of marijuana Wednesday.
  • Monongalia County Authorities Respond to Another Reported Armed Robbery

    Monongalia County Authorities Respond to Another Reported Armed Robbery

    Thursday, March 12 2015 2:46 PM EDT2015-03-12 18:46:47 GMT
    Timothy ConnerTimothy Conner
     Monongalia County authorities are investigating another reported armed robbery in the area.
     Monongalia County authorities are investigating another reported armed robbery in the area.
  • Pennsylvania Woman Found Trespassing in Hazelton Penitentiary

    Pennsylvania Woman Found Trespassing in Hazelton Penitentiary

    Wednesday, March 11 2015 11:44 AM EDT2015-03-11 15:44:46 GMT
    Joanna AndersonJoanna Anderson
    A woman was arrested after she was found trespassing in the federal penitentiary in Hazelton early Tuesday morning.
    A woman was arrested after she was found trespassing in the federal penitentiary in Hazelton early Tuesday morning.
  • 1 Westover Business Cited for Selling Alcohol to a Minor

    1 Westover Business Cited for Selling Alcohol to a Minor

    Wednesday, March 11 2015 10:07 AM EDT2015-03-11 14:07:55 GMT
     The Monongalia County Sheriff's Office has cited a Westover business for selling to an undercover minor. 
     The Monongalia County Sheriff's Office has cited a Westover business for selling to an undercover minor. 
  • Trial Rescheduled for 2 Monongalia County Men Facing Murder Charges

    Trial Rescheduled for 2 Monongalia County Men Facing Murder Charges

    Tuesday, March 10 2015 3:43 PM EDT2015-03-10 19:43:39 GMT
    Brian GreesonBrian Greeson
    Two men accused of murdering their roommate have had their trials rescheduled for June. Charles Shaffer and Brian Greeson are charged with first-degree murder and face life in prison.
    Two men accused of murdering their roommate have had their trials rescheduled for June. Charles Shaffer and Brian Greeson are charged with first-degree murder and face life in prison.
  • Fairmont Man and Twin Sisters Arrested for Possession With Intent To Deliver Marijuana

    Fairmont Man and Twin Sisters Arrested for Possession With Intent To Deliver Marijuana

    Tuesday, March 10 2015 2:17 PM EDT2015-03-10 18:17:50 GMT
    Stepheney CollinsStepheney Collins
    A Fairmont man and twin sisters were arrested Tuesday for possession with intent to deliver marijuana.
    A Fairmont man and twin sisters were arrested Tuesday for possession with intent to deliver marijuana.
  • 4 Elkins Men Arrested on Federal Drug Trafficking Charges

    4 Elkins Men Arrested on Federal Drug Trafficking Charges

    Monday, March 9 2015 4:42 PM EDT2015-03-09 20:42:18 GMT
    A federal grand jury returns indictment charging 4 ElkinsA federal grand jury returns indictment charging 4 Elkins
    A federal grand jury returned an indictment charging four men for marijuana and oxycodone trafficking.
    A federal grand jury returned an indictment charging four men for marijuana and oxycodone trafficking.
  • Grafton Man Convicted of Possession of Child Pornography

    Grafton Man Convicted of Possession of Child Pornography

    Monday, March 9 2015 2:31 PM EDT2015-03-09 18:31:37 GMT
    News - GavelNews - Gavel
    A Grafton man was charged with possession of child pornography in federal court. Terry Austin, Sr., 50, was found to be in possession of multiple images and videos of child pornography in Barbour County during a West Virginia State Police investigation, according to U.S. Attorney William Ihlenfeld.
    A Grafton man was charged with possession of child pornography in federal court. Terry Austin, Sr., 50, was found to be in possession of multiple images and videos of child pornography in Barbour County during a West Virginia State Police investigation, according to U.S. Attorney William Ihlenfeld.
  • Four People Charged With Heroin Trafficking in Clarksburg

    Four People Charged With Heroin Trafficking in Clarksburg

    Monday, March 9 2015 12:47 PM EDT2015-03-09 16:47:17 GMT
    Robert CrenshawRobert Crenshaw
    Four people were charged with heroin trafficking in Clarksburg in federal court. Robert Crenshaw, 61, of McKeesport, Pa., and Al-Teric Garrett, 23, Jason Grant, 30, and Whitney Golden, 25, all of Clarksburg, were charged for drug trafficking near protected locations in the area.
    Four people were charged with heroin trafficking in Clarksburg in federal court. Robert Crenshaw, 61, of McKeesport, Pa., and Al-Teric Garrett, 23, Jason Grant, 30, and Whitney Golden, 25, all of Clarksburg, were charged for drug trafficking near protected locations in the area.
  • Authorities Respond to 2 Armed Robberies in Monongalia County

    Authorities Respond to 2 Armed Robberies in Monongalia County

    Monday, March 9 2015 10:25 AM EDT2015-03-09 14:25:54 GMT
     West Virginia State Police and Morgantown Police Department responded Sunday to a two armed robberies in Monongalia County.
     West Virginia State Police and Morgantown Police Department responded Sunday to a two armed robberies in Monongalia County.