Breaking News: Two Murder Suspects Arrested, One on the Run - Beckley, Bluefield & Lewisburg News, Weather, Sports

Breaking News: Two Murder Suspects Arrested, One on the Run

Posted: Updated:
Alfred Pittman Alfred Pittman
Cornealius 'Ty' Taylor Cornealius 'Ty' Taylor
Dewayne Lane Dewayne Lane
  • Local NewsLocal NewsMore>>

  • Three crews fight house fire in Shady Spring

    Three crews fight house fire in Shady Spring

    Three crews fight house fire in Shady Spring

    Sunday, April 20 2014 11:16 PM EDT2014-04-21 03:16:45 GMT
    Three fire departments worked to fight a house fire in Shady Spring, Raleigh County Sunday night.The fire started just after 8 p.m. in Country Road Estates.Everyone inside the home was able to make it out unharmed.Ghent, Beaver, and Coal City Fire Departments responded to the scene.Right now - the cause of the fire has not been determined but crews did say there was natural gas inside the home.As of 11 p.m. Sunday, the scene was still not cleared.
    Three fire departments worked to fight a house fire in Shady Spring, Raleigh County Sunday night.The fire started just after 8 p.m. in Country Road Estates.Everyone inside the home was able to make it out unharmed.Ghent, Beaver, and Coal City Fire Departments responded to the scene.Right now - the cause of the fire has not been determined but crews did say there was natural gas inside the home.As of 11 p.m. Sunday, the scene was still not cleared.
  • Several arrested after city-wide drug sweep in Greenbrier County

    Several arrested after city-wide drug sweep in Greenbrier County

    Several arrested after city-wide drug sweep in Greenbrier County

    Sunday, April 20 2014 8:10 PM EDT2014-04-21 00:10:53 GMT
    Four men are arrested after a city-wide drug sweep in Greenbrier County.On Thursday, April 17 officers with Alderson Police Department along with the Greenbrier County Sheriff's Department and the West Virginia State Police made three felony arrests and one misdemeanor arrest on drug charges.Jeremy Lewis is charged with delivery of a controlled substance (marijuana) , possession with intent to deliver, and conspiracy to commit a felony.Ronald Cook Jr. is charged with two counts of delivery of...
    Four men are arrested after a city-wide drug sweep in Greenbrier County.On Thursday, April 17 officers with Alderson Police Department along with the Greenbrier County Sheriff's Department and the West Virginia State Police made three felony arrests and one misdemeanor arrest on drug charges.Jeremy Lewis is charged with delivery of a controlled substance (marijuana) , possession with intent to deliver, and conspiracy to commit a felony.Ronald Cook Jr. is charged with two counts of delivery of...
  • One man shot early Saturday morning in Beckley

    One man shot early Saturday morning in Beckley

    Sunday, April 20 2014 5:36 PM EDT2014-04-20 21:36:35 GMT
         One man is in custody Saturday after a bar shooting in Raleigh County.
         One man is in custody Saturday after a bar shooting in Raleigh County.
BECKLEY -

Update 2:

Suspects Aldred Pitman and Cornealius "Ty" Taylor are both being held in the Southern Regional Jail.

Pittman was arrested Thursday night at CAMC's Women's and Children's Hospital.

Taylor was booked into SRJ around 2 a.m Friday morning. We'll have more on his arrests throughout the day.

 

Update:

Charleston Police officials said murder suspect Alfred Pittman was arrested Thursday evening at CAMC Women and Children's Hospital. They said the hospital was shortly on lock down while the arrest was made.

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Beckley Police have released the photos of three men they believe are responsible for the murder of Shawn Rucker.

Alfred Pittman, 23, Dewayne Lane, 22, and Cornealius "Ty" Taylor, 20, were identified by investigators at a news conference at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 4.  Detectives said that warrants have been issued for the arrest of all three men.

At this time police think the men were going to rob the home when the incident happened on Wednesday, Sept. 26.  Police think the men are still in the Beckley area.

If anyone has information on their location, they are asked to call the Beckley Police Department or CrimeStoppers at 304-255-STOP.