Monthly Archives: June 2010

Juvenile Arrested for Carrying Concealed Handgun

At about 0645 hrs on June 27, SAPD received a report that a male was rummaging through cars in the 2400 block of Adams Avenue.  He couldn’t be located, but the witness provided a good description.  A little over an hour later, a male fitting the same description was spotted by a night shift officer […]
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Car vs Utility Pole at on Kan Terrace near Weimer Elementary

At about 10pm on Saturday June 26, a car hit a utility pole on Kanawha Terrace near Weimer Elementary School.  The impact against the police caused a power outage in the area.  Power was out from the 2800 block of Kanawha Terrace,  east about a mile or so into the area of Jefferson. The car […]
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3 car crash on 1700 block of US 60

Two of many cars that were stopped in one of the west bound traffic lanes to apparently watch the Riverfest fireworks, were struck by a west bound car.   The cars were unoccupied at the time.  The striking car was driven by James E. Thomas (34 yoa from St. Albans).  He was transported to Thomas […]
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B & E Suspect Caught Still Inside Business

Charles Aaron Holtsclaw At about 6am this morning, SAPD responded to an alarm at the El Dorado Bar at 2416 Grant Avenue in St. Albans.  When they arrived, they checked the building with the owner.  Inside, they found Charles Aaron Holtsclaw (29 yoa from St. Albans).  He had a pry bar and a hammer.  There […]
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Suspicious phone call received by elderly resident

Earlier today, an elderly resident in the east end of the City received a call from a male who said he was a St. Albans police officer and would perform a “security check” of her home.  She mentioned the call to her son who called SAPD to confirm if this caller was legitimate. The caller […]
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Homes burglarized while residents are home

Three times since yesterday afternoon, three homes have been either burglarized or an attempt made while the residents were home.  Yesterday at about 3:50 pm, at least one man entered a home in the 2500 blk of Monroe Avenue.  A 14 year old girl heard a noise & voices in the home after hearing a […]
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Traffic stop yields wanted person

Donald R. McGhee II Today at 10:24am, Ptl. Philip Bass stopped a car on Pfaff Street in St. Albans for a faulty brake light.  A check of the driver revealed he was wanted for failing to answer the felony charge of 3rd Or Subsequent Offense of Domestic Battery.  A Circuit Court Capias from Kanawha County […]
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Wood County Fugitive Arrested in St. Albans

Stephen L. Kilborn A tip regarding a home repair scam scam lead to the arrest of Stephen L. Kilborn (49 yoa from Charleston).  Ptl. D. F. Wyatt received information that a South Charleston couple had been ripped off by a man promising to do some handyman type home repair at their home.  In that case, […]
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Shooting reported in St. Albans on 6/16

At about 8:30pm, SAPD was alerted to a person that was in CAMC General with a gunshot wound.  The victim, Tiffany Mitchell (20 yoa from St. Albans) said she was shot while on Grant Avenue in St. Albans.  Ms. Mitchell has accused a male of shooting her leg, but she only knew a nickname and […]
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2009 Robbery Suspect Caught in Ohio, brought back to WV

Ronnie Lee Adams On April 13, 2009, the Spruce Street Go Mart was robbed.  A suspect was identified and a warrant was issued on Ronnie L. Adams (54 yoa from St. Albans area).  He fled the jurisdiction and was entered into NCIC as a Fugitive from Justice. He was apprehended in the area of Dayton, […]
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