LYNCHBURG, Va. – One man is in the hospital for non-life threatening injuries after being stabbed in the torso and head according to Lynchburg Police.
Authorities say at 10:27 p.m. Monday, police were dispatched to the 1100 block of Buchanan Street for a report of a man who had been stabbed.
The suspect fled the scene, but police were able to apprehend him a short distance away.
Antonio O’Shea Smith Sr., a 48-year-old Lynchburg resident, has been charged with malicious wounding and was transported to Blue Ridge Regional Jail.
The victim, also a Lynchburg resident, is currently at Lynchburg General Hospital for non-life threatening injuries.
Anyone with information is asked to call Detective R. Miller at (434)455-6160.