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Man accused of misdemeanors assumes brother's identity, gains a felony charge

Two men are housed in the Central Regional Jail, facing allegations of fraud and forgery in unrelated incidents. Leonard Allen Carroll, 28, of Clarksburg, was charged with forgery of a public document, a felony, by a member of the West Virginia State Police (WVSP). The criminal complaint alleges th

THE WESTON DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-17 17:29:15

3 men arrested for breaking into home, possession of drugs

MARION COUNTY, W.Va. - The Marion County Sheriff's Department arrested three men Monday after they found them breaking into a home and in possession of drugs. Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. St

WBOY - 2018-01-16 21:45:08

Upshur man pleads to drug possession

Ronald L. Winneberger, 46, of Route 5, Buckhannon, was charged with felony delivery of a controlled substance/Methamphetamine and felony conspiracy to deliver a controlled substance/Methamphetamine by Deputy J.R. Moran, of the Lewis County Sheriff's Department on March 27, 2017 . According to Moran'

THE WESTON DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-17 17:47:43

Judge rejects mans plea to obscene matter felony charge

CLARKSBURG - A judge has rejected a 31-year-old Flemington man's guilty plea to felony distribution and display to a minor of obscene matter. The court decided the allegations and the indictment to which the defendant entered the plea didn't sufficiently match. A judge has rejected a guilty plea by

WVNEWS.COM - 2018-01-16 23:00:00

Clarksburg fire destroys home, kills pet

CLAKRSBURG - Fire destroyed a home in Clarksburg early this morning. It happened around 2:15 Tuesday morning in a home on South 5th Street. The Clarksburg Fire Department says the home's residents were home at the time, and escaped safely, but that a dog in the home died in the fire. The fire depart

WBOY - 2018-01-16 09:03:18

Historic building to be auctioned in Clarksburg

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. - A historic building in downtown Clarksburg could be getting a new purpose in the next few weeks. The Goff Building is up for auction on February 7 by Joe R. Pyle Complete Auction and Real Estate Service. The building will have a starting bid at $325,000 and will then be awarded

WBOY - 2018-01-17 22:54:19

Crime, rundown residences addressed

ELKINS - The opportunity to discuss local issues, including crime and dilapidated houses, with local elected officials drew more than 30 people out in snowy weather to attend a town hall meeting Tuesday evening at the Elkins Depot Welcome Center. Randolph County Commissioners Mark Scott and Mike Tay

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Fairmont man killed in helicopter crash

WOOD COUNTY, Ohio - A Fairmont man was killed in a helicopter crash in Ohio Monday. Jeffery Fluharty, 62, of Fairmont, was pronounced dead on scene after the crash in Wood County, Ohio, according to the Wood County Sheriff's Office. The helicopter, which was contracted by Toledo Edison to inspect po

WBOY - 2018-01-16 21:53:53

Madison man dies in wreck outside Bishop

An 80-year-old Madison man died last Thursday morning in a single-vehicle accident on U.S. 441 just south of Oconee Baptist Church of Bishop. Oconee County Coroner Ed Carson identified the man as Bobby Alan Ray. Ray was traveling north on U.S. 441 on his way to a doctor's appointment, said Carson. A

OCONEE ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-18 02:00:00

Woman says 2 men followed, beat, tried to rape her

A woman said two men assaulted and attempted to rape her while she was walking home, Athens police said. The woman said she left the Golden Pantry store on West Broad Street on Sunday and encountered two men in the parking lot of the Hilltop Grille, police spokesman Epifanio Rodriguez said in a news


Georgia law enforcement troll recent weather conditions

It's not very often Georgia experiences snowfall so, of course, it's been out of the ordinary we've garnered multiple inches over the last month. Since Georgians aren't used to the snowy weather, local law enforcement has to put out reminders to its constituents. Thankfully they have a sense of humo

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-17 21:16:00

Man dies in house fire Wednesday morning

An 80-year-old Jefferson man died in a house fire Wednesday, Jan. 17. The fire happened around 10:15 a.m. at a home on Ivey Street. Jefferson Fire Chief Mark Duke said the body was found near the front door. The name of the victim hasn't yet been released. The Georgia Fire Marshal was expected to

JACKSONHERALDTODAY.COM - 2018-01-17 18:03:09

1 Dead, 1 Injured In Weekend Dacula Mobile Home Fire

DACULA, GA - One man died and another was seriously injured during a mobile home fire in Dacula over the weekend in the 2000 block of Fence Road, NE. Firefighters responded Saturday, at 1:32 p.m., to a passerby report of a mobile home fire with a person trapped inside and flames coming from the home

PATCH - 2018-01-16 14:21:45

Armed Robber With 333 Tattoo On Face Arrested: Gwinnett Police

LAWRENCEVILLE, GA - A Duluth man, with a 333 tattoo on his face, has been arrested and charged with one count of criminal attempt to commit robbery after police say he used a silver handgun to demand $300 from employees at the QuikTrip at 1055 Old Peachtree Road in unincorporated Lawrenceville, Dec.

PATCH - 2018-01-17 13:32:31

Gainesville Police warning of jury duty scams

With a new year comes a new crop of scammers trying to get personal information over the telephone. Gainesville Police are warning of a scam involving someone claiming to be a law enforcement officer, sometimes called "Deputy Shoemaker," about an outstanding warrant for missing jury duty. The scamme

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-01-18 02:30:00

Man helps those stranded on icy South Hall roads

David Talpes' Wednesday morning joyride on his RZR 1000 UTV turned into a daylong mission to get people home and get cars off the road. Having moved to the Flowery Branch area six months ago,Talpes said he loved the friendly neighborhood feeling and wanted to get involved. "(My wife Alina) goes,'Wel

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-01-18 03:43:00

Home invader injures couple - Oconee Enterprise: News

A Mars Hill family that was victim to a home invasion Jan. 13 suffered strikes to the head, according to an Oconee County Sheriff's Office incident report. A 911 recording made around 5 a.m. had audible screams of the victims and the suspect. When deputies arrived at the front of the house, the sus

OCONEE ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-18 02:00:00

Man escapes flipped car - Oconee Enterprise: News

A two-vehicle crash was reported at the intersection of Hog Mountain and Daniells Bridge roads at about 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, with one of the vehicles flipping on the side of the road. Georgia State Patrol, Oconee Fire Rescue and Oconee County Sheriff's Office all responded to the scene. The driver

OCONEE ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-18 02:00:00

Police report -1-17-18; Someone reported being harassed via social media.

Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction. Guilt or innocence is determined by the court sys

STATESBORO HERALD - 2018-01-17 00:42:16

Shore sworn in as police chief

Rob Shore has been named Chief of the Metter Police Department. He was sworn in on Tuesday afternoon at Metter Depot. Shore joined Metter Police Department in October 2016, serving first as captain and then as interim chief. Chief Shore was born in Renton, Washington, and grew up in Portland, Oregon

METTERADVERTISER.COM - 2018-01-17 14:48:00