Bedford Co. Man Charged for Stabbing Woman

Kenneth Fitzgerald

Bedford Co., VA - A Bedford County man is in jail after investigators say he stabbed a woman in the stomach Thursday night.

Kenneth Fitzgerald, 56, is charged with malicious wounding.

At about 8:20 p.m., deputies responded to a home on Wheatland Road. That's where they found the woman who had called 911 lying in the driveway with stab wounds.

Crews took her to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital.

Fitzgerald was taken to Bedford County Memorial Hospital for cuts on his wrists.