Elkins Police Department arrested a man connected to a stabbing at Central School Apartments.

James Wilson Falls III, 27, was charged with malicious or unlawful assault.

Police said there was an altercation between two men, discovering a stabbing victim who had suffered from a large stab wound to his left lower leg and two small puncture wounds on his abdomen.

Two women said Falls came into their apartment, struck them, and threatened them with a knife. Falls became irate and started screaming at the women, according to a criminal complaint.

Falls then attempted to fight an officer and said he was going to, "Kill you all, you all are dead and if I don't kill you, I know people who will."

Falls is being held in Tygart Valley Regional Jail.

PARKERSBURG HOLD-UP - Marietta police arrested Russel Lee Traugh, 31, of Parkersburg in connection with a Red Lobster parking lot robbery in Parkersburg Monday.

Traugh is being charged with armed robbery, with a second suspect expected to be arrested.

A woman was exiting a eatery when Traugh allegedly threatened her with a gun, demanding money.

Hur Herald ©from Sunny Cal
The information on these pages, to the extent the law allows, remains the exclusive property of Bob Weaver and The Hur Herald. information cannot be not be used in any type of commercial endeavor, or used on a web site without the express permission of the owner. Hur Herald published printed editions 1996-1999, Online ©Hur Herald Publishing, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019