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Police: Teen met alleged killer online
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:40:32 -0700

By Kate White CHARLESTON, W.Va. - An Ohio man accused of killing a Cross Lanes teenager allegedly met the girl over the Internet - and the girl's father begged other parents Tuesday to make sure they know what their children are doing online. Ericka Brown, a 16-year-old sophomore at Nitro High School, was reported missing on Aug. 10. Police say Ernest Michael Roach, 36, of Racine, Ohio, killed ...

DEPUTIES: Murder Suspect Met Teen Victim Through Craigslist Ad
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 15:50:16 -0700

According to federal documents, Ernest Michael Roach, 36, of Racine, Ohio, has been charged with intent to engage in any illicit sexual conduct with another person.

Ohio man to be charged in slaying of Kanawha girl
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:55:43 -0700

By Kate White CHARLESTON, W.Va. - An Ohio man will be charged in the slaying of a Kanawha County teenager, whose body was found Saturday wrapped in plastic along a bank of the Ohio River. Ernest Michael Roach, 36, of Racine, Meigs County, will be charged with murder Tuesday morning in the death of Ericka Brown, 16, of Cross Lanes, according to Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood. Roach admitted to ...

Arrest Made After Missing Teen Found Dead Along Ohio River
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 15:45:41 -0700

The Meigs County Sheriff reports an arrest has been made in connection with the death of a missing West Virginia teen found along the Ohio River. Read more.

UPDATE: Court document reveals details of Ericka Brown case
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:28:24 -0700

The document was filed on August 9 and 10 in Kanawha County.  It reads that not every detail of the case is included.  Rather, the details inside are those necessary to provide probable cause for a case. 

Burglary suspect arrested in Charleston, WV
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 19:50:21 -0700

Police took Jordan Dickens, 24, of Kanawha City, into custody Monday evening.

Save the Children releases 2014 disaster report cards
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 00:28:13 -0700

The report cards are part Save the Children's, "Get Ready, Get Safe" initiative.

New Facebook Messenger app causing a lot of controversy
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 16:43:20 -0700

If you use Facebook on your smart phone, you probably got a notice telling you to download a new app to direct-message your friends.

UPDATE: Court document reveal details of Ericka Brown case
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:58:57 -0700

The document was filed on August 9 and 10 in Kanawha County.  It reads that not every detail of the case is included.  Rather, the details inside are those necessary to provide probable cause for a case. 

UPDATE: Court documents reveal details of Ericka Brown case
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:29:18 -0700

The document was filed on August 9 and 10 in Kanawha County.  It reads that not every detail of the case is included.  Rather, the details inside are those necessary to provide probable cause for a case.