Capital murder charge for Va. Beach man
A Virginia Beach sailor accused of killing his neighbor has been indicted on a capital murder charge, making him eligible for the death penalty.
Virginia Beach Commonwealth's Attorney Harvey Bryant tells The Virginian-Pilot of Norfolk that a grand jury indicted the 22-year-old Sadler earlier this month.
Sadler is charged with capital murder in the commission of an abduction and capital murder in the commission of a sexual assault.
Hight was found dead in her apartment in September. Her husband was deployed with the Navy at the time of her killing.
Sadler lived two floors above Hight.
| March 8, 2011; 7:33 AM ET
Categories: Death Penalty, Homicide, Virginia
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