Government, The Braxton Democrat

Braxton man charged with murder of wife

Magistrate Court records indicate that a man in Braxton County is charged with first-degree murder after officers found him at the scene of a woman’s death on Monday, December 12. Braxton County Sheriffs Deputies and Troopers from the Sutton Detachment of the West Virginia State Police responded to the residence on Dessie Clem Road in the southern part of the county.Two state troopers and two deputies responded to Dessie Clem Road and encountered a man armed with a knife standing next to a sport utility vehicle beside a woman covered in blood and unresponsive, the complaint . . .

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