Monthly Archives: June 2011

Surveillance Video leads to Breaking and Entering Arrest

After a Breaking & Entering was discovered at Lewie’s Gambling Parlor, a check of their surveillance video showed a white male perpetrator attempting to pry into machines and moving a safe.  Officers watching the video recognized Mr. Shaffer who lives less than half a block away from Lewie’s. The went to his apartment and confronted […]
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Riverfest Traffic

2011 Riverfest Bus Route It’s that time again, Riverfest.  Beginning tonight July 23 and lasting thru Sunday night at 11pm, US 60 and the Roadside Park area will be heavily congested.  Rather than driving, we strongly suggest you take advantage of the free bus transportation.  Download the PDF file above for the location of bus […]
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Woman arrested for false 911 call

On the evening, SAPD was dispatched to an apartment building in the 400 block of 8th Street in St. Albans by METRO 911 for a woman whispering “help me”.  This specific area has been the location of many false 911 calls the last several months reporting fires, intruders, fights, and more. Lt. D. C. Harris […]
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Meth Lab found during Burglary Investigation

At about 11:30 this morning, Sgt. M. A. Gilbert went to a residence in the 900 block of Zerkle Street to follow up on leads from a Burglary investigation.  While there, he smelled a chemical odor similar to a meth lab.  He asked for and was granted a consent to search the residence.  During this […]
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Felony Arrest after Pursuit; Citizens Point Out Offender’s Path

Ptl. P. A. Bass stopped a car for running a stop sign along US 60 near Hudson Street.  This was about 2:14 pm.  The driver produced his identification.  A check of his license status revealed a revoked operator’s license.  When Ptl. Bass went to have the driver step out of the car, the driver put […]
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Two arrested for Nighttime Burglary

Around 11pm on Tuesday, May 31st, a man saw two men break in to an apartment on 4th Avenue in St. Albans.  He reported that he saw them carrying a big screen TV out.  He initially confronted them and they fled dropping the TV.  He recognized one of the men (Booker) and was able to […]
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