Man Charged With First Degree Murder in Henry Co. Homicide

Henry Co., VA - A man has been charged with first degree murder after officials say he shot and killed a man in Bassett Friday night.

Officials say they responded to a call on Blackberry Road at around 7:15 p.m.

They found William Bradley Doss, 28, of Bassett, bleeding from a gunshot wound to his chest. He was taken to Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County where he was pronounced dead.

The Henry County Sheriff's Office says Marcus Ryan Barnes, 34, of Fildale, has been arrested and charged with first degree murder, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

He is being held in the Henry County Jail without bond.

We'll have more information on ABC 13 News at 6.