Cumberland Times-News

Police Log

June 12, 2013

Mineral deputies log 72 arrests in May - 06/13

KEYSER, W.Va. — Mineral County Sheriff Jeremy Taylor reported his department arrested 66 adults and six juveniles during the month of May.

The sheriff’s department responded to 378 calls for service during the 31-day period.

The arrests included 64 misdemeanors and 69 felonies for adults and seven misdemeanors and two felonies filed against  juveniles, according to the month-ending summary.

 

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