July 30, 2014 RSS feed / Police & Safety

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Treasurer warns of possible unclaimed property scam

State Treasurer John Perdue’s office is warning residents not to call a telephone number that promises recipients an unclaimed property search. More...

Major fruit recall affects West Virginia retailers

Consumers should be on the lookout for fruit recalled by Wawona Packing Company of Cutler, Calif., after routine sampling detected Listeria monocytogenes on some of the fruit, according to West Virginia Commissioner of Agriculture Walt Helmick. More...

Police investigate camp stabbing

Parties were in Rainbow Gathering caravan

A man traveling with several people from a Rainbow Gathering in Chicago to another of the counter-culture festivals in North Carolina was stabbed during an overnight campground incident along River Road in the early hours of Monday, July 21. More...

Morgan County Sheriff’s Report

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Chief Deputy Wade Shambaugh reports the following calls, investigations and reports this past week: July 20 Arrest of Jason Levi Barrett, 20, D.U.I. and underage consumption. More...

Magistrates Report

Recent sentences from Magistrate Kermit Ambrose: Emory Jefferson Nestor III, 30, of Truman Street, Berkeley Springs, was sentenced to ten months and a day of jail time, six months probation, and a total $948 in fines and costs for possession of a con More...

Van goes over bank on Martinsburg Road

Two juveniles were traveling in a Pontiac Montana van along Martinsburg Road when the vehicle went over the south side embankment and hit a tree, at 1:15 p.m. on Thursday, July 24. They were at the corner of River Road, near the Berkeley County line. More...

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