One charged in August Stonewood fire

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – One arrest has been made in connection with a Stonewood fire in August of 2021.

Charles Eugene “Gene Hawkins, 47, of Nutter Fort, has been charged with one count of first-degree arson for the fire at his estranged girlfriend’s home in the 8000 block of Blair Lane in Stonewood on August 6.

Hawkins is being held in the North Central Regional Jail in lieu of a $6,000.00 bond.