Oak Hill Man Arrested/Burglary, Tresp...

Oak Hill Man Arrested/Burglary, Trespassing, Assault, Destruction of Property

Posted in the Oak Hill Forum

JOE ROSE

Beckley, WV

#1 Feb 8, 2013
Alert!!!
Melrose Elementary School in Mercer County Closed
Oak Hill man arrested for allegedly attacking another, authorities say
Local - 2/8/2013 5:40 PM by Karen Franklin
OAK HILL - A man was arrested after authorities say he forced his way into an Oak Hill home and attacked the homeowner's brother.

Joseph Edward Rose, of Oak Hill, was arrested and charged with burglary, trespassing, battery and destruction of property, police told WOAY.

The incident happened Wednesday on Summerlee Avenue just a house away from the Oak Hill Police Department, police said. The family of the victim said it happened in front of a 16-year-old boy.

"He was yelling,'I am going to kill you, you mother ******,'" the victim wrote in a statement obtained by WOAY.

The victim's sister, Susan Malay, called the attack ridiculous.

"Forced his way into the door, tried to hit him with a baseball bat or club or whatever it was that he had, and my brother wrestled him down to the ground until the police came and picked him up," she told WOAY. "This is ridiculous for someone to come up in your own driveway and break in your house and assault you."

The family said the victim was left with several injuries and a broken phone. There was also a hole left in the wall near the home's entrance.

It wasn't immediately known if Rose had an attorney.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Oak Hill Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
unknown 25 min unknown 43
ingrid / cheryl 3 hr 3 some 1
Jerry snuffer 4 hr True 13
Cheryl Lowther Aleshire 4 hr Allen 13
i wish people would mine there own life not mine 4 hr Mind Reader 8
Dating 8 hr Audie Murphy 2
I Hate the DHHR (Sep '13) Sat Judge me 79

Oak Hill Jobs

More from around the web

Personal Finance

Oak Hill Mortgages