Alleghany County Sheriff's Office Makes an Arrest in Fatal Stabbing

Alleghany Co. VA - An arrest has been made in Thursday's stabbing death.

The Sheriff's Office says 27-year-old David Martinez has been charged with the second degree murder of 31-year-old Nita Bell Forbes.

Investigators found Forbes dead at the Holiday Inn Express in Covington around 5:30 Thursday Night..

Martinez had a stab wound as well, and is being held at the Alleghany Regional Jail pending a bond hearing.