Last month we brought you a story about an attempted murder in Alvon, Greenbrier County. The suspect is Jacob VanBuren who is accused of shooting a female in the face after a domestic dispute. On Friday, October 16th, VanBuren had his grand jury arraignment where he plead Not Guilty to two counts of attempted murder. He was issued a 25,000 dollar bond and His trial has been set for January 8th, 2016.
Also from today’s hearings, Mr. Jeffrey King was indicted on charges of sexual assault. In December of last year Troopers responded to a complaint that a young girl had disclosed being inappropriately touched by her uncle, Mr. King. King was charged with two counts of sexual abuse in the first degree, and two counts of sexual abuse by a parent, guardian, custodian, or person in position of trust to a child. His trial has been set for January 7th, 2016.