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BREAKING NEWS: Malicious wounding charge filed
William Lee Conner Jr.
Friday, October 11, 2013
By BULLETIN STAFF REPORTS -
A Ridgeway man was charged with malicious wounding Friday following an incident on Fontaine Drive, according to a news release.
The victim, Matthew Daniel Cline, 33, of Ridgeway, was assaulted and sustained several lacerations to his head in an incident that was reported at 8:38 p.m., the release said. Cline was treated and released at Memorial Hospital in Martinsville, it added.
William Lee Conner Jr., 21, of 339 Fontaine Drive, was charged with felony malicious wounding in connection with the incident, the release said. He is being held in the Henry County Jail without bond.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Henry County Sheriff’s Office at 638-8751 or Crimestoppers at 63-CRIME (632-7463). The Crimestoppers Program offers rewards up to $1,000 for information related to crime. The nature of the crime and the substance of the information provided determine the amount of reward paid.