Cops & Courts

Man shot in foot in Wayne County, police say
Man shot in foot in Wayne County, police say

A Wayne County woman is facing charges after allegedly shooting her husband in the foot Monday, according to police.

No outside agency investigating fatal Charleston police wreck
No outside agency investigating fatal Charleston police wreck

Charleston police have not asked any outside agency to investigate a wreck in which a woman died after her car collided with a city police cruiser earlier this month.

Dunbar city councilwoman dies
Dunbar city councilwoman dies

A Dunbar city councilwoman has died days after she was reportedly thrown to the ground during a robbery attempt Thursday.

Man’s body pulled from Kanawha River at Point Pleasant
Man’s body pulled from Kanawha River at Point Pleasant

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. (AP) – A fire official in Point Pleasant says a body has been pulled from the Kanawha River.

On file: Jan. 15, 2017
On file: Jan. 15, 2017

MarriagesThe following people have filed for marriage licenses in Kanawha County between Jan. 5 and 12, 2017:

Crime Report: Jan. 15, 2017
Crime Report: Jan. 15, 2017

The following crimes were reported to the Charleston Police Department between Jan. 5 and Jan. 12:

Man drowns at Charleston hotel pool
Man drowns at Charleston hotel pool

A man is dead after drowning in a Charleston hotel’s swimming pool Friday evening, police say. The death occurred at the pool at the Courtyard by Marriott. Lt. Steve Cooper, chief of detectives for the Charleston Police Department, said the man who died was from Colorado.

Sex offender accused of abusing child in Fayette County
Sex offender accused of abusing child in Fayette County

Deputies say a registered sex offender was arrested Friday in Fayette County after allegedly sexually abusing a child.

Family killed in U.S. 50 wreck identified
Family killed in U.S. 50 wreck identified

Authorities have identified four family members who were killed in a wreck on U.S. 50 in Harrison County on Wednesday night.

Suspect arrested in break-in of Raleigh County church
Suspect arrested in break-in of Raleigh County church

A Raleigh County man accused of breaking into a church was arrested Friday.