The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

Police/Courts

Police/Courts
  • Family members charged in alleged mob beating

    A local family allegedly worked together to beat a man with sticks, boards and metal pipes, according to a criminal complaint from Monroe County Magistrate Court.

    July 26, 2014

  • Jury trial set in Bob Graham case

    Robert E. “Bob” Graham, the former executive director of the Wyoming County Council on Aging and All-Care Home and Community Services Inc., will be back in U.S. District Court in Bluefield this October for a trial to recover consequential damages for aggravation and inconvenience from National Union Fire Insurance Co. of Pittsburgh, Pa., the insurance company that provided him coverage when he served as director of the two agencies.

    July 25, 2014

  • Two waive hearings in Wyoming court

    Keith Tex Hatfield, 25, of War and Pineville, appeared in Wyoming County Magistrate Court Wednesday for a preliminary hearing on felony charges of escape, attempted robbery, grand larceny and transfer of stolen property, according to Chief Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Sante Boninsegna Jr.

    July 25, 2014

  • Three arrested after hit-and-run, foot pursuit

    hree Mercer County men were arrested following a vehicular pursuit Wednesday that started when patrolmen with the Bluefield Police Department spotted a vehicle wanted in a hit and run entering the Bluefield State College campus, and ending with a foot pursuit.

    July 24, 2014

  • Cyclist injured in accident

    A cyclist was injured on a trail near the Gauley River when she fell from her bike to avoid a tree branch.

    July 24, 2014

  • Errant prank at Little General store sends Rock Creek man to jail cell

    A prank gone wrong sent one person to jail and another to the hospital, according to a criminal complaint filed in Raleigh County Magistrate Court.

    July 24, 2014

  • Prank gone wrong injures 3 at Rock Creek Little General

    July 23, 2014

  • Investigation under way into accidental death

    The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an accidental death in the Maplewood area, according to a press release from the office.

    July 23, 2014

  • One dead, one injured in single vehicle crash

    A car crash near Nicholas County left one dead and another injured, according to dispatchers Tuesday.

    July 23, 2014

  • Woman in critical condition after motorcycle accident

    A motorcycle accident on Bolt Road in Raleigh County left a woman in critical condition Tuesday, according to a press release from the West Virginia State Police.

    July 23, 2014

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