News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

Posted: Updated:

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Students will pay 4 percent to 6 percent more to attend Marshall University.

The tuition increases are part of a fiscal year 2015 budget that was adopted yesterday by the university's Board of Governors.

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) - An autopsy report says Martinsburg police officers shot a Virginia man 23 times during an altercation in 2013. The report says Wayne Arnold Jones died from multiple gunshot wounds.

The 50-year-old Stephens City, Va., man's brothers filed a wrongful death suit against the city over the shooting on behalf of his estate.

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - A Cabell County grand jury has indicted two Beckley men on charges stemming from a 2012 break-in at the Huntington Museum of Art. Twenty-five-year-old Remington Wright and 26-year-old Deon Stauton are accused of breaking into the museum on April 14, 2012, and attempting to take silver antiquities.

FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va. (AP) - A Fayette County man convicted of throwing a box containing cats into a fire will spend at least three years in prison. Michael W. Ford pleaded guilty in February to three felony animal cruelty counts. The 56-year-old Victor resident was sentenced Tuesday in Fayette County Circuit Court to one to five years in prison on each count.

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by WorldNow

WSLS 10, P.O. Box 10
Roanoke, VA 24022-0010

Telephone: 540.981.9110
Fax: 540.343.3157
Email: news@wsls.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.