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Several Transported After Two Vehicle Accident in Harrison County

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Three people were taken to the hospital after a two vehicle accident on Saturday night in Harrison County.  

Woman's Body Found in Kanawha River Idenitified

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KANAWHA COUNTY, WV (WOWK) - A body has been found in the Kanawha River. The body was discovered around 11:10 a.m. near Dow Chemical on Blaine Island near South Charleston according to dispatchers. South Charleston Police are currently investigating the incident. No other details are available at this time. We will provide more information on this story as soon as we receive it.

Morgantown Firefighters Respond to Fire at Local Business Video included

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Firefighters in Morgantown are currently on the scene of a confirmed structure fire.  According to 911 dispatchers, the fire started at a building on Walnut Street around 6:40 p.m. There's no word any injuries at this time.  Stay with 12 New for more on this developing story. 

UPDATE: Authorities Continue Search for Escaped Pruntytown Correctional Center Inmate

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Authorities are continuing their search for an escaped inmate from Pruntytown Correctional Center. 

2 West Virginia Democrats Announce Candidacy for Congress Video included

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Two people have announced their candidacy for West Virginia's First Congressional seat currently held by Republican David McKinley.

Family Asks for Help in Search for Missing Teenager

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CLAY COUNTY, WV (WVNS) - A teenage girl has been missing since Sunday and troopers need your help finding her. 16-year-old Jaelynn Shae reportedly ran away from her grandmother's home in Clay County.  According to State Troopers she was in state custody and was living with her grandmother. Shae reportedly left with Brianna Keener, who is no longer a juvenile. There is no word on the girls' locations.   Investigators have entered Jaelynn's information into the N...

1 Person Killed in Single-Vehicle in Beverly

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The person that was transported from the scene of the accident has died.  

Morgantown Uber Driver Arrested on Sexual Assault Charge

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A Morgantown Uber driver was arrested on sexual assault charges.

Morgantown Man Arrested for Stabbing in Westover

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A Morgantown man was arrested in relation to a stabbing in Westover Wednesday night.

Morgantown Lyft Driver Arrested on Sexual Assault Charge

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Monongalia County Sheriff's Deputies arrested a Morgantown Lyft driver Wednesday on a sexual assault charge.

Restaurant Road Trip: Gourmet Catering and Restaurant Video included

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Whether you are looking for a good lunch option while at work or a friendly place to dine with your family, our latest restaurant road trip stop promises something for everyone. Gourmet Catering and Restaurant is serving up hot hoagies for lunch, and the best part is they deliver right to you. The name, Gourmet Catering and Restaurant, says it all but it wasn't too long ago that the location was something different. "Well the location was formally my father's work garage and ev...

28 People Named in Federal Methamphetamine & Firearm Indictments Video included

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Twenty-eight people were named in two indictments handed down by a federal grand jury sitting in Clarksburg in August, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.

UPDATE: State Files Request for Continuance of Lena Lunsford's Trial Video included

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A motion to continue the trial of a former Lewis County woman accused in the death of her daughter was filed Wednesday in Lewis County Circuit Court.

UPDATE: State Police Release Name of Man Killed in West Milford Manhunt Video included

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The Bridgeport detachment of the State Police has released the name of the suspect who died in an officer-involved shooting Sunday in West Milford.  

Morgantown Man Indicted By Grand Jury on Campaign Fraud Related Charges

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A Morgantown man was indicted by a federal grand jury on campaign fraud related charges. According to the U.S. Attorney's Office, James L. Laurita Jr., 57, former president and CEO of Mepco is accused of devising a scheme to unlawfully use employees and their spouses to make a campaign contributions to federal campaigns using company funds. The crimes allegedly occurred from March 2010 to July 2013.  Laurita was indicted on one count of “Scheme to Cause False Statem...

UPDATE: Man Found Guilty of Sexually Abusing 3-Year-Old Girl Video included

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A jury continued deliberating the fate of Tyler Killingsworth Tuesday.

Woman Arrested in Clarksburg with 60 Stamps of Heroin

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The Greater Harrison County Drug Task Force arrested a woman in Clarksburg. 

Upshur County Churchgoer Building Statewide Disaster Relief Effort Video included

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Like many people, Roxanne Carr has been watching the damage done in Texas and Florida by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, and wanted to find some way to help.

TRAFFIC ALERT: 1 Lane Reopens On I-68 Eastbound After Multi-Vehicle Crash in Preston County Video included

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A multi-vehicle collision caused the eastbound lanes of Interstate 68 to be shut down in Preston County for more than three hours Tuesday morning.

Buckhannon-Upshur Chamber Endorses Road Bond Proposal Video included

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The Upshur County Chamber of Commerce met at West Virginia Wesleyan College for its regular meeting Monday afternoon, but they also came with a big announcement for the proposed road bond project.

Troopers Search for Preston County Shoplifter Video included

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State police are investigating a shoplifting incident at a local department store of about $9,000 worth of goods.

Man Arrested in Parkersburg Stabbing Murder Involving Machete

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PARKERSBURG, WV (WOWK) - One person has been arrested after a stabbing murder in Parkersburg late Sunday night. According to a press release from the Parkersburg Police Department, on Sunday, September 17, at approximately 2331 hours, officers responded to the 900 block of 33rd Street in Parkersburg to investigate a stabbing. Officers arrived at the residence and spoke to two individuals who lived at the home. Officers discovered that the homeowner had been attacked by an individua...

UPDATE: Authorities Apprehend Three Suspects in West Milford

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The Harrison County Sheriff's Department is searching for two to three suspects after a shooting Sunday morning in West Milford.  

Several Transported After Two Multiple Vehicle Accidents in Harrison County

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Several people were transported after two separate vehicle accidents Sunday afternoon in Harrison County.  

One Transported After Single Vehicle Accident in Harrison County Video included

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A single vehicle accident delayed traffic on I-79 this afternoon.  It happened around 4:45 at the 115 mile marker near Quiet Dell in Harrison County.  One man was transported to United Hospital Center. No word on his condition.  Southbound traffic was down to one lane.  Stonewood and Nutter Fort Fire Departments as well as Harrison County EMS responded.  Stay with 12 News for updates. 

Two Transported After Single Vehicle Accident in Harrison County

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Two people were transported after a single vehicle rollover accident Saturday night in Harrison County.  

Authorities Arrest Armed and Dangerous Man

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Authorities in Lewis County are searching for a man that they consider armed and dangerous.

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