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One in custody after hostage situation in Mingo County

A person is in custody after a hostage situation in Mingo County, West Virginia State Police spokesman Lt. Michael Baylous said.

The suspect held the victim at gunpoint, Baylous said.

He said it took place in the Right Fork of Laurel Creek...

WVU student takes sexual assault story to Facebook

The Monongalia County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a possible sexual assault case involving a West Virginia University student who has taken her story online.

In a Facebook video posted last month, WVU freshman Julie Lindsey claims...

One in custody after hostage situation in Mingo County

A person is in custody after a hostage situation in Mingo County, West Virginia State Police spokesman Lt. Michael Baylous said.

The suspect held the victim at gunpoint, Baylous said.

He said it took place in the Right Fork of Laurel Creek ...

Jackson County school bus rollover injures two

KENNA, W.Va. — Two people were taken to the hospital after a school bus rolled over an embankment Tuesday morning in Jackson County.

Jackson County Sheriff Tony Boggs said the school bus was traveling...

Two arrested in slayings of men found in burned-out car

WELCH, W.Va. — West Virginia State Police have arrested two men in connection with the killing of two men whose bodies were found in a burned-out car in McDowell County early Sunday.

The bodies of the...

Shinnston man pleads guilty in infant son’s death

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — A Shinnston man has pleaded guilty to a neglect charge stemming from the suffocation of his 3-month-old son.

News outlets reported that Clovis McCoy Jr., 32, pleaded guilty Monday to child neglect resulting in death....

Logan man allegedly shot at troopers, is arrested

CHAPMANVILLE, W.Va. — A Logan County man is behind bars after allegedly opening fire on state troopers on Monday.

West Virginia State Police spokesman Lt. Michael Baylous said troopers from the Logan...

2 charged in slayings of 2 men in McDowell County

WELCH, W.Va. – West Virginia State Police have charged two men in connection with the slayings of two people whose bodies were found in a burned vehicle.

State police said Tuesday that Donald Bailey of Crumpler is charged with first-...

Man stabbed on Charleston’s East End

A man was stabbed in the arm at a residence in the 1400 block of Jackson Street in Charleston Monday night, according to a Kanawha County Metro 911 dispatcher.

Another adult male, possibly the man’s roommate, was detained as a suspect,...

Pump control box theft caused water outage

ECCLES — Police are looking for the person who stole a pump control box from Beckley Water Company, according to a release from the Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office.

Police responded on Thursday to a report of the missing equipment...

Little General in Glen Daniel target of armed robbery

GLEN DANIEL — The Little General in Glen Daniel was the target of an armed robbery early Saturday morning, according to a release from the Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office.

At about 4 a.m., a white male entered the store and...

Bodies found in burned vehicle in McDowell County

State police are investigating the deaths of two people whose bodies were found in a burned vehicle in McDowell County.

Media outlets report that the bodies were discovered early Sunday morning in the Longpole community north of Panther....

Juveniles arrested for Hall Street thefts

The Charleston Police Department Criminal Investigation Division arrested three juveniles Monday for burglaries, breaking and entering, and motor vehicle theft on the West Side.

Over the past month, the Hall Street area has seen an increase...

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