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Authorities issue statewide endangered child alert for missing Ohio teen


Savannah Hopper, 16, went missing from her home in Windham Township on Wednesday morning. It is believed that she left on her own, but there are concerns that she could be at risk.

Fayette County Commission Establishes Cash Rewards for Crimes

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FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOWK) - The Fayette County Commission has authorized the establishment of a special fund in cooperation with Crime Stoppers of West Virginia to offer cash rewards for information leading to the arrest and conviction of criminal suspects in Fayette County. Sheriff Mike Fridley and Fayette County Prosecuting Attorney Larry Harrah released the following information concerning this reward fund: According to the press release, the members of the Fayette County Commissi...

Update: Teenager Missing from Nicholas County Found Safe


NICHOLAS COUNTY, WV (WOWK) - The Nicholas County Sheriff's Department is seeking the public's help in locating a missing juvenile. According to a release, the juvenile, named Hayley Estep, left her residence in the Enon area around approximately 2:00am on Tuesday morning. Hayley is 13 years old, 5'4" in height, and weighs 207 pounds. She also has brown hair and brown eyes. It is unknown what the juvenile may have been wearing. It is also unknown where she may have went. Anyon...

Morgantown Police Search for Missing Juvenile


The Morgantown Police Department has received a report of a missing juvenile.  Abigail Arthur, 14, allegedly ran away from home on May 21, according to a press release. Arthur is said to have recent a history of similar behavior, according to officers.  According to the press release, Arthur is a white female and is approximately 5 foot 2 inches and weighs about 140 pounds. Arthur was last seen with black hair with bright red highlights, but she may have colored her hair a...

WVU Student Reported Missing Out of Morgantown Found


A West Virginia University student that was reported missing has been found. 

UPDATE: Woman Missing Out of Fairmont Possibly in Hagerstown or Hedgesville areas Video included


UPDATE (5/22/17 2:35 PM) (WHAG): The search continues for a girl missing from Fairmont who's believed to possibly be in the Hagerstown or Hedgesville areas. State Police said 21-year-old Kara Jeffrey is believed to be in extreme danger.  Jeffrey was last seen in Huntington on May 1 and is originally from the Huntington area.   Her parents are pleading for her to come home, and troopers said it's possible that she's with a man that goes by the alias "Jeff Cooper...

UPDATE: Missing Man Found Safe in Webster County


Joe Ranson Jr. has been found safe and healthy at a friend’s camp in the Bergoo area of Webster County.

UPDATE: Missing Morgantown Teen Found


The West Virginia State Police Department is searching for a missing teenager from Morgantown. Chandler Ray Lenhart, 17, was last seen in a dark colored Dodge Neon with an African American male near Eastgate Manor on February 14 around 9 p.m.  He is described as 5'11, 179 lbs with blonde hair and blue eyes.  According to family members, he was last seen wearing a blue Nike sweatshirt, blue jeans and cowboy boots.  Anyone with information is asked to contact state po...

Missing Lincoln County Woman's Body Found in Cabell County

Man denied bond for murder of missing woman found in Cabell County


Cabell County Sheriff Tom McComas tells 13 News that a missing woman's body has been found in Cabell County. The woman was reported missing last night in Lincoln County. At approximately 1:30 p.m. this afternoon, someone called 911 on Hickory Ridge between Enslow and Salt Rock in Cabell County saying that they found a body. The body was determined to be the missing woman from Lincoln County. The cause of death has not been determined. 

Missing Autistic Teen Found Safe


According to Clarksburg Police, the missing teen has been found safe. 

UPDATE: Missing Belmont County Teens Lead Police On High Speed Chase in Texas


UPDATE: According to the Belmont County Sheriff's Office, both teens have been taken into custody in Texas. 

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