4 charged after Detroit man falls to death in Charleston
Charleston, W.Va. — Four people have been charged in the death of a Detroit man who fell from a ninth-floor apartment window in Charleston.
Media outlets report the four were arrested in the death of 23-year-old Bryson Ward.
According to a criminal complaint, 23-year-old Tyler Ferrebee of Dunbar, 26-year-old Brian Parks of South Charleston and Martez Griffin each were charged with felony murder and first-degree robbery. Griffin’s age and hometown were unavailable. Lisa Ferrebee, who is Tyler Ferrebee’s mother, was charged with accessory to felony murder and accessory to first-degree robbery.
It wasn’t known whether the suspects had attorneys.
Charleston Police Lt. Steve Cooper says neighbors heard a commotion Tuesday night. Police found evidence of a struggle in the apartment but nobody inside. Ward’s body was found below the window in the grass.
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