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Wise County, Virginia man indicted on murder charges

A Southwest Virginia man is facing murder charges.

The Coalfield-Progress reports Charles Wade was indicted on several charges by a Wise County grand jury last week.

Police say on May 30th, 53 year old Frank Martin and 54 year old Glenn Messer were drinking at Wade's home in the Derby community, when a fight broke out.

When officers got to the scene, they found messer injured and Martin unconscious.

Martin later died at the hospital.

If convicted, Wade could face up to 60 years in prison.


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