WV man caught ‘car hopping’ was wanted for arson


LOGAN COUNTY, WV (WOWK)—According to the Logan County Sheriff’s Office, a man was arrested near the area of the Chief Logan State Park Lodge after deputies responded to a call of a male trying to gain entry into multiple vehicles, a crime some would refer to as “car hopping.”

Employees of the Lodge described the suspect to deputies, and they were able to locate and identify Malcom Meade. Upon conducting a “locals check,” deputies discovered that Meade was wanted in connection to an arson out of Lincoln County.

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