Police Investigating Stabbing Incident in Pulaski

Pulaski, VA - Pulaski Police say a 64-year-old man was stabbed and assaulted and is in the hospital with serious injuries.

Around 10 p.m. Wednesday, investigators say a man went to M.D. Rutherford's home on Pepper's Ferry Road and knocked on the door. Police say the man told Rutherford his car broke down. After letting him in, the man stabbed Rutherford and took prescription drugs from his house.

Rutherford's brother found him Thursday morning after he didn't answer the phone.

Police are investigating.