304 SPORTS SCORES
  • Parkersburg Catholic 41Gilmer County 20Final[ view all ]
  • South Harrison 14Paden City 6Final[ view all ]
  • Valley Wetzel 22Tyler Consolidated 36Final[ view all ]
  • Grafton 54North Marion 28Final[ view all ]
  • Buckhannon-Upshur 44Preston 14Final[ view all ]
  • Tucker County 42Petersburg 0Final[ view all ]
  • Robert C. Byrd 21Elkins 0Final[ view all ]
  • Clay-Battelle 18Notre Dame 36Final[ view all ]
  • Bridgeport 42Fairmont Senior 7Final[ view all ]
  • Liberty 7Doddridge County 26Final[ view all ]
  • Williamstown 24Ritchie County 6Final[ view all ]
  • University 27Morgantown 20Final[ view all ]
  • East Fairmont 21Philip Barbour 7Final[ view all ]
National News | Closings | Funerals | HighScore | Monday's Most Wanted | Crime Watch | TV Listings | Lottery | Bio's | FCC File | More ›
 
 
   
 
Another DOH Worker Arrested; More Possible
Written by Your 5News Team
Last updated on March 07, 2014 @ 5:52PM
Created on March 07, 2014 @ 12:27PM
5 NEWS UPDATE 3/7 4:37PM
 
We've received more information about Edward Matthew Tuttle. Currently working as the Upshur County DOH highway administrator, Tuttle previously served as a supervisor with the Equipment Division.
 
Tuttle allegedly lied to agents and officers with the Federal Bureau of Investigation.  If he’s convicted, he faces up to five years in prison and a fine of up to $250,000.
 
 
ORIGINAL STORY 3/7 12:27PM
 
A month after a supervisor with  the Division of Highways was arrested, 5 News has confirmed that another DOH worker was handcuffed Friday morning.
 
Buckhannon Police tell 5 News that Matthew Tuttle has been arrested. We don't know why yet, or if it's connection to supervisor Barry Thompson's legal troubles. 
 
Thompson is accused of making a false statement to an FBI agent involving a federal investigation into the equipment division of the DOH.
 
An anonymous source also told 5 News that more arrests are possible Friday. However, authorities were not able to confirm that for us. 
 
As soon as we have any more information, updates will be posted here on wdtv.com and Friday evening on First at 5.
 
Related Link:
 

Share
Add your Comment
You must have an active WDTV.COM user account to post comments. Please login to your account, or create your free account today!

Comments (0)
WDTV on Facebook
WDTV on Twitter
WDTV on YouTube
Contact WDTV
WDTV RSS Feeds
WDTV SMS
WDTV Mobile App