- Escaped inmate captured, now facing felony charge
Former home confinement officer to serve time for sex with prisoner
A former Mercer County home confinement officer confessed to investigating officers that he had sex with a female inmate that he was working with as her home confinement officer.
Man armed with axe fatally shot in Kanawha County
Kanawha County authorities say a man armed with an axe was fatally shot while chasing another man.
Gravely found guilty of voluntary manslaughter in shooting
The jury took less than two hours Friday to reach the verdict that 30-year-old Matthew Paul Gravely, of Glen Jean, was guilty of voluntary manslaughter in connection to the shooting of his neighbor, 22-year-old Gary Wayne Smith, on April 3, 2013.
Inmate escapes from correctional center
Police are searching for an escaped inmate in the Beckley area, according to a press release from the Division of Corrections.
- Motorcylist killed in head-on collision
- Man found in business allegedly high on drugs
Jury finds Mercer man guilty of sexual assault, possession of child porn
A jury found a Mercer County man guilty Thursday of three counts of first-degree sexual assault and 50 counts of possession of child pornography.
Couple charged with killing W.Va. man
A newlywed couple has been charged with killing a Clarksburg man whose body was found in a remote area.
Spaulding takes the stand
A Mercer County man facing numerous charges including first-degree sexual assault involving a 3-year-old girl and 50 counts of possessing child pornography took the stand Wednesday in his own defense.
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