(10/22/2018)
ATTEMPTED MURDER - A Marmet man accused of trying to kill his wife is facing multiple charges after he was arrested Saturday night.

Robert David Masker, 61, is charged with malicious wounding and attempted murder, according to the Kanawha County Sheriff's Office.

The release said Masker called a family member and seemed suicidal. When Marmet police arrived, the released said Masker came out of his room and surrendered. According to the release, Masker had minor cuts to his neck from a possible suicide attempt.

During the investigation, police found Masker's wife inside the home bleeding from her neck. She indicated to police that Masker had cut her.

She was taken to the hospital and is in serious condition.

Masker is being held in the South Central Regional Jail on a $150,000 cash only bond.


Hur Herald ©from Sunny Cal
The information on these pages, to the extent the law allows, remains the exclusive property of Bob Weaver and The Hur Herald. information cannot be not be used in any type of commercial endeavor, or used on a web site without the express permission of the owner. Hur Herald published printed editions 1996-1999, Online ©Hur Herald Publishing, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019