Suspect charged in Pinch concession stand break-in
PINCH, W.Va. -- A Kanawha County man is accused of breaking into a youth baseball park concession stand in Pinch.
Michael Hardway, 23, was charged Thursday with breaking and entering for allegedly breaking into a concession stand at Pinch Elementary School on April 29, according to Kanawha County Sheriff's Cpl. Brian Humphreys.
Hardway was picked up Tuesday after being spotted allegedly carrying a rifle along a road in the Pinch area. While questioning Hardway, deputies discovered outstanding warrants for transferring and receiving stolen property and destruction of property and arrested him, Humphreys said.
Hardway is also being questioned about a series of concession stand break-ins in the area, Humphreys said.
Hardway was in the South Central Regional Jail on Friday, with a total combined bond of $8,000. Reach Rusty Marks at firstname.lastname@example.org or 304-348-1215.