9/26/2013 8:21 AM
by Nadine Grimley
WAR - A Virginia man and his sister who are accused of killing War Mayor Thomas Hatcher are scheduled to stand trial soon.
Rebecca Hatcher, 32, of War, and her brother Earl Click, 27, of Grundy, Va., are each charged with first-degree murder in the mayo'r death back in July of 2012. Hatcher was the late mayor's daughter-in-law. Her trial was scheduled to begin on October 30.
Click's trial was originally supposed to start in August, but was rescheduled for January 29, 2014.
Police said the motive for the murder was to get money to buy drugs.