Army Sgt. Brett Wessel to be charged with murder of Ronkonkoma veteran Ryan Dickinson at Fort Hood

Ryan Dickinson, of Ronkonkoma, was allegedly shot and killed by Sgt. Brett Wessel during a dispute at Ford Hood.

Ryan Dickinson, of Ronkonkoma, was allegedly shot and killed by Sgt. Brett Wessel during a dispute at Ford Hood. (9/7/13)

RONKONKOMA - Military officials have announced an army sergeant will be charged with murder in the shooting death of a veteran from Ronkonkoma.

Army Sgt. Brett Wessel allegedly shot and killed Ryan Dickinson, 26, during a dispute at Fort Hood in Texas last week.

Dickinson's family says his wake will be held this weekend and his funeral is set for Monday. He will be buried at Calverton National Cemetery.

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