WYOMING COUNTY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Harold Gene Lane, 46, of Kopperston, WV, was found guilty on March 30th, 2023, of Third Offense Domestic Battery, Attempting to Disarm an Officer, Battery on an Officer, and Persons Prohibited from Possessing Firearms.
On May 16th, 2023, Lane was sentenced to 1 to 5 years, 1 to 5 years, one year, and one year, to be served consecutively for a total of 4 to 10 years in prison.
Assistant Prosecutor Derek Laxton prosecuted the case.
Sgt. Logan Cook and Cpl. Justin Grimmette from the Wyoming County Sheriff’s Department investigated the crime.
Bishop wished to thank the hard and thorough work of Assistant Prosecutor Derek Laxton and Sgt. Logan Cook, Cpl. Justin Grimmette and the rest of the Wyoming County Sheriff’s Department. “I’m proud to serve alongside these professionals,” said Bishop, “we work hard as a team every day to provide a premier criminal justice system to the good citizens of Wyoming County.”