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Man Connected to Huntington Drug Ring Arrested

HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK) - US Attorney Mike Stuart issued a statement regarding the arrest of Terrell Ledez Redd in Detroit on Friday saying,

WOWK - 2018-06-16 23:51:47

Person charged with conspiracy following Huntington shooting

HUNTINGTON, W.Va.— A second arrest has been made in connection with a shooting last week at a Huntington housing complex in which one person died and a man was injured.According to authorities, 41-year-old David Wayne Moore is charged with conspiracy. A 17-year-old juvenile was arrested last week fo

METRO NEWS - 2018-06-17 14:36:00

Second arrest made in Marcum Terrace shooting

HUNTINGTON — A second person was arrested Friday in connection with Wednesday’s shooting at Marcum Terrace in Huntington that left one woman dead and a maintenance worker injured.David Dwayne Moore, 41, is charged with accessory to murder. He was jailed at 11:20 p.m. Friday, according to booking rec

HERALD-DISPATCH - 2018-06-16 21:45:00

West Huntington raid result of months-long investigation

HUNTINGTON - A raid that resulted in the arrest of two people this week at a home on Jefferson Avenue in West Huntington was the result of a months-long investigation by Huntington police.Lavale Leshawne Harvey, 37, and William Leon Smith, 53, were charged with conspiracy to distribute a controlled

HERALD-DISPATCH - 2018-06-16 04:01:00

Huntington Police Identify Marcum Terrace Shooting Victims

According to police Joann Childers, 32, of Huntington, WV was killed in the shooting and Stephen Christopher Smith, 34, was injured.


Juvenile charged in Huntington murder could be transferred to adult status

HUNTINGTON, W.Va.— Cabell County prosecutors plan to pursue adult status against a teenage girl who allegedly shot and killed a woman outside a Huntington housing complex Wednesday.The juvenile was arrested Thursday on murder charges. She’s currently being held in a juvenile detention facility. Pros


Clyde Beal: Dear Huntington, thanks for the great childhood memories

I have always loved Huntington; it's been home since Mom brought me into this world at the Guthrie Hospital in 1939. I have a kinship with this town's past, mainly because I'm part of it. My contribution may be insignificant; nevertheless, I've carved my niche while writing about the very soul of Hu

HERALD-DISPATCH - 2018-06-17 04:01:00

Wayne County traffic stop leads to arrest after discovery of $150,000 worth of drugs

A news release from the Kenova Police Department says Elizabeth D. Powers, 29, of Barboursville, has been charged with transporting narcotics into West Virginia.

WVNEWS.COM - 2018-06-16 20:20:00

Michael Botticelli: Huntington at forefront in finding answers to crisis

When it comes to challenges brought on by the opioid crisis, Huntington is not unique. What is uncommon, however, is how Huntington has responded to this nationwide problem and how the community's collaborative efforts are beginning to show promising results.Four years ago, I visited Huntington whil

HERALD-DISPATCH - 2018-06-17 04:01:00

Names of 2 shooting victims released

HUNTINGTON - As police continue to investigate two homicides that occurred in Huntington on Tuesday, the names of victims involved in Wednesday's separate, unrelated deadly shooting were released Friday.With a female juvenile charged in Wednesday's homicide, prosecutors are currently weighing whethe

HERALD-DISPATCH - 2018-06-16 04:01:00

Cocaine found during traffic stop in Kenova

They observed a number of traffic violations and issued a traffic stop on a vehicle driven by Elizabeth Dawn Powers, 29, of Barboursville,


Juvenile female charged with murder in Marcum Terrace shooting; names released

HUNTINGTON - A day after a juvenile was arrested Thursday evening in connection with Wednesday's fatal shooting at Marcum Terrace, police have released the name of two individuals shot.The juvenile female was arrested in the 100 block of 4th Avenue around 8:30 p.m. She is being charged with murder i


Police blotter: Man arrested for drug possession after fleeing

HUNTINGTON - An Ohio man was arrested Thursday on felony drug charges after fleeing from an officer, according to a criminal complaint filed in Cabell County Magistrate Court.Edward Earl Duck III, 19, of Akron, was jailed at 1:40 p.m. Thursday, according to booking records at Western Regional Jail.

HERALD-DISPATCH - 2018-06-16 04:01:00

Cabell Huntington Hospital opens new gift shop

HUNTINGTON - Cabell Huntington Hospital recently opened its new gift shop, An Added Touch, located between the new parking garage and the Marshall Health building at the front entrance of the hospital's campus.The 1,387-square-foot shop carries a variety of items including gifts, toiletries, snacks,

HERALD-DISPATCH - 2018-06-16 04:01:01

Man shot in downtown Huntington

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) --A man was shot late Wednesday night in downtown Huntington, police say.It was reported just before 11 p.m. in the 1300 block of 4th Avenue.Huntington Police say the man was shot in the right thigh and collapsed near a bar in the area.Other details are unavailable at this t


UPDATE: One dead in Marcum Terrace shooting

HUNTINGTON - A woman is dead in a shooting reported in the 500 block of Marcum Terrace on Wednesday afternoon.A man who was not believed to be involved in the conflict also was hit by gunfire, according to Huntington Police Chief Hank Dial.Between 10 and 15 first responders were on the scene at abou


Double shooting reported in Huntington

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) --The Huntington Police Department is responding to a double shooting at Marcum Terrace.Huntington Police Chief Hank Dial confirms two people were shot, but officers are just getting on scene to determine how serious the injuries are.We have a crew heading to the scene.No ot


Man Found Wounded near Downtown Huntington

Police indicate that the man evidently tried walking to a nearby bar before collapsing in the street with a bullet in his left thigh.He has been taken to the hospital.No other information is available.


Possible shooting in downtown Huntington

HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK) - Huntington police responded to a second possible shooting Wednesday around 11 p.m.Police were dispatched to 4th Avenue near Rocco's Little Italy for a shooting. Officers briefly closed off 4th Avenue between 13th Street and 14th Street, but cleared the scene around 11:30 p.m.


Two jailed after West Huntington drug raid

Lavale Leshawne Harvey, 37, and William Leon Smith, 53, were charged with conspiracy to distribute a controlled substance Tuesday. Cabell County Magistrate Rondall Baumgardner set their bonds at $50,000 cash-only.