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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

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CHATTAROY, W.Va. (AP) - Mingo County authorities have removed 7 tons of trash from an illegal open dump along U.S. 52 near Chattaroy. County Commission president Greg "Hootie" Smith says several citations were issued for litter violations in connection with debris found at the site.

NEW YORK (AP) - Dominion Resources, Duke Energy and other partners have proposed building a $5 billion natural gas pipeline to connect the Southeast with the supplies of natural gas being produced in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. The 550-mile project will begin in Harrison County, West Virginia and stretch to Robeson County, North Carolina, in the southern part of the state.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Most police departments in West Virginia haven't responded to a survey regarding witness identification policies. The survey asked police departments whether they have complied with a 2013 law that required them to adopt written witness identification policies by Jan. 1, 2014.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - An Ohio man has been arrested in connection with the death of a West Virginia teenager. Police tell media outlets that a body found in Meigs County, Ohio, has been identified as that of 16-year-old Erika Brown of Cross Lanes, West Virginia. Brown was reported missing Aug. 10.

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