For Immediate Release: January 4, 2024
Malicious Wounding on Leesville Road
LYNCHBURG, Va. – The Lynchburg Police Department (LPD) is investigating a malicious wounding that occurred this evening.
On January 4, 2024, at 5:43 p.m., LPD officers responded to the 600-block of Leesville Road for the report of a stabbing. When officers arrived, they located an adult female with non-life-threatening stab wounds to the hand. She was transported to Lynchburg General Hospital for treatment.
During their investigation, officers found out that a physical altercation took place between the offender and the victim that led to the stabbing. Both the victim and the offender were known to each other. The incident appears to be isolated.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Detective D. Dubie at 434-455-6102 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 798-5900. Enter an anonymous tip online at http://p3tips.com or use the P3 app on a mobile device.
Any additional information will be provided as an update to this release.