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Wise County, VA fight leaves one dead, one injured, one behind bars

A man is behind bars in Wise County, Virginia for his role in a fight that left one man dead.

The Coalfield Progress reports officers responded to a home on Derby Road last week.

Police say several people inside the home were drinking and got into an argument.

53 year old Frank Martin and 54 year old Glenn Messer were injured during the fight.

Martin was taken to a local hospital and then transferred to Holston Valley Medical Center, where he later died.

48 year old Charles Wade was charged with aggravated assault.

He is being held in the Duffield Regional Jail.


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