Man charged in News Years Day stabbing

Local - 1/1/2014 7:01 PM by Courtney Rosemond
BECKLEY - Police in Raleigh County make an arrest in the stabbing of a man at a Beckley apartment complex.

Authorities tell Newswatch Brandon Booker of Beckley will face a malicious wounding charge in the stabbing of a man on Lewis-Ritchie Drive just after 2 pm Wednesday.

According to police, the victim was trying to intervene in a domestic situation when he was stabbed in the chest.

Beckley Police and Jan-Care responded to the scene. Booker is currently in Southern Regional Jail.


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