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Latest West Virginia News and Updates

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    NEWS

    Son Told Police He Was Worried When His Mom Didn't Return Home From Errands. Cops Said It Was Because He Killed Her.

    A man in West Virginia is accused of shooting and killing his mom and setting her remains on fire, according to a report. He is being held in jail.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    Middle School Teacher Used Snapchat To Send Explicit Messages To Minor: Report

    A middle school teacher in West Virginia is accused of sending sexually explicit messages to a minor. Police said the suspect used Snapchat.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    13-Year-Old Girl Shot And Killed While Sitting In A Car, Suspects Arrested At Hotel In Another State

    A 13-year-old girl was shot and killed while in a car during a drive-by shooting in West Virginia. Police say they arrested two suspects in Delaware.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    An argument over drugs in West Virginia turned deadly. Now, one man will spend years behind bars.

    A West Virginia suspect recently pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in connection to the fatal shooting last year of a man he got into a fight with over drugs.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Suspect allegedly called 911 and said he would kill his stepdad if police didn't come. Minutes later, he did.

    A man called 911 in West Virginia to say he would kill his stepfather, police said. Minutes later, he called back to say he stabbed the victim.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    He held women captive in a West Virginia hotel room and then killed one. Now, he'll never walk free again.

    A man in West Virginia held three people captive in a hotel room, then killed one. Now, he will head to prison for life. He faces rape charges for an unrelated case.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    West Virginia man allegedly shot, killed victim who was in a car with an 8-year-old child

    A West Virginia man has been arrested after he allegedly shot a man in a car with an 8-year-old girl. He has been charged with first-degree murder.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    West Virginia parents charged after autistic child found miles from home without shoes in the cold

    Two West Virginia parents have been charged with child neglect after their 13-year-old autistic child was found miles away from home, without shoes and in the cold.
    By Mack Bush
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    West Virginia man was supposed to make a drive to buy a vehicle in Ohio. Decades later he is still missing.

    A man in West Virginia planned to buy a new car in Ohio in 2007. But, police say he never arrived and has been missing for more than a decade.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Driver involved in crash admits to police that he just killed his father: report

    Police said they were investigating a car crash in West Virginia when the driver admitted to them that he had just killed his father, according to a report.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    West Virginia man gunned down person in front of family, cops say. Then he tried to take drugs into jail.

    A West Virginia man is accused of killing a person in front of his family. Police said he also attempted to smuggle drugs into jail after his arrest.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    Argument over pig ends with man dying from hit to head with leaf blower, cops say

    An argument over a pig in West Virginia escalated into a fight and cops say it ended with one man dying after he was hit in head with a leaf blower.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    72-year-old man sexually abused a woman in a West Virginia hotel, cops say

    A 72-year-old man is accused of sexually abusing a woman inside a West Virginia hotel room. Police said they could smell alcohol on the suspect.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Manhunt for man who claimed he 'had been forced to kill three people' ends when he's caught in stolen Corvette, cops say

    A man wanted in connection to a triple-murder in Maryland was arrested in a stolen car in West Virginia, police said. The suspect said he was forced to kill.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    Man accused of shooting four in West Virginia. Two dead, including a child.

    A West Virginia man is charged in shooting spree, which left two dead and two others injured, authorities aid. Police said a child was one of the people killed.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    She said her husband was fatally electrocuted while welding. Investigators then found the bullet.

    A West Virginia woman was arrested and accused of murder in her husband's death. She initially said he was electrocuted while welding, but police found a bullet.
    By Jean Campbell
  • west virginia man charged with murder after he says he was trying to wrestle gun away from victim
    NEWS

    He said he tried to wrestle a gun from a suicidal woman. Cops say he is a killer and covered the body with trash bags.

    A West Virginia man said he was trying to wrestle away a gun from a suicidal woman. Police say the man has now been charged with her murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Man stabbed in neck dies after crashing his car trying to flee the attack, police say.

    A West Virginia man was stabbed in the neck and then fled the scene before crashing his car. Police now say the man died and a suspect was arrested for murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Son shoots father in West Virginia over argument about sick dog, cops say

    A man in West Virginia has been arrested in connection with his father's death. The shooting allegedly happened because the two got into an argument about a sick dog.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    West Virginia woman allegedly tried to kill her roommates by setting a fire after they asked her to move out

    A West Virginia woman has been charged for allegedly trying to kill her two roommates by setting a fire in the home after they told her to move out.
    By Mack Bush
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