Two arrested following joint investigation

WEIRTON – Two area residents have been arrested following a joint investigation by the Weirton Police Department and Hancock County Sheriff’s Department.

Robert Anthony Hans, no age or address provided, was arrested at approximately 9 p.m. Wednesday by Weirton police and Hancock County deputies after receiving a tip he was located at a residence on Grimm Way in Weirton.

Hans was wanted out of Brooke County on two counts of petit larceny and a felony count of conspiracy to commit a felony.

Also arrested was Stephanie McUmar, a resident of Grimm Way, on charges of obstructing.