UPDATE (1:39 p.m.) The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office has called off its search for a man who allegedly fired a gun toward a building in Dunbar.

They say they searched the area for three hours and couldn’t locate the suspect, his car, or any evidence that a gun had been fired in the area.


KANAWHA COUNTY, WV (WOWK)—Kanawha County deputies are searching for a man who allegedly fired a gun in the direction of a building in Dunbar.

The Kanawha Sheriff’s Department says that at around 10:30 a.m., a Black man pulled into the driveway of the William J. Raglin Community Center on Marshall Ave. in Dunbar and fired one shot in the direction of the building.

The man is said to be driving a black car. Several deputies are patrolling the area looking for the suspect.