Monthly Archives: October 2009

Grab & Run theft from 3rd Street Go Mart

SAPD was dispatched to the 3rd Street Go Mart in St. Albans on Monday, 10/26 @ about 10:55pm regarding a man that grabbed cash from an open cash register. He went into the store & asked for change for the bus. When the clerk opened the register and grabbed a small amount of cash in […]
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2 vehicle crash injures one

At about 7:35 am, a two-vehicle crash on US 60 sent one man to the hospital. A car driven by Jeremy Morgan (23 yoa from St. Albans) pulled out of Cody Street into the path of a truck driven by David Agosti (47 yoa from St. Albans). Morgan was taken to a local hospital with […]
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Distrurbance leads to felony arrest

Early on the morning of 10-18-2009, Lt. Mike Matthews of SAPD heard a disturbance at Mel’s Bar located on Old Main Plaza behind SAPD HQ. As he approached, he saw a male and female arguing. Lt. Matthews witnessed the male place a revolver in his pocket. Further investigation revealed that the male didn’t have a […]
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Traffic stop yields stolen gun

Ptl. Philip Bass pulled over a car for speeding on US 60 in St. Albans on Friday night at a little after 9pm. After smelling marijuana, the resulting search of the car yielded a Sig Sauer 9mm behind a fold-down rear seat. The passenger admitted the gun was his. He said he’d gotten it for […]
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2 vehicle crash @ Walnut St & US 60

At about 5:15 pm, SAPD received a call regarding a two-vehicle crash at the intersection at Walnut Street & US 60. A car driven by Lindsay Johnson (26 yoa from So. Chas.) was attempting to stop to keep from hitting a car turning onto Walnut Street. She reported that she was hydroplaning on the wet […]
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Molotov Cocktail thrown on top of home

Friday evening, October 9 at about 10pm, the resident at a home in the 1900 block of Adams Avenue reported small fire outside one of his bedroom windows. He said that he saw a flicker of light, and heard something impact on his roof. When he went to investigate, he discovered the fire. He quickly […]
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Indoor Marijuana Cultivation

Early this morning after assisting the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Department on an arrest warrant at a residence on 7th Avenue in St. Albans, SAPD officers developed information regarding marijuana being cultivated inside that home. The KCSD had also received a tip about the cultivation. The SAPD representative to MDENT obtained a search warrant and discovered […]
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