Ridgeway Man Charged in Malicious Wounding

Martinsville, VA - A Ridgeway man has been charged with felony malicious wounding after police say he cut a Ridgeway man multiple times in the head Friday night.

According to police, William Lee Conner Jr., 21, of Ridgeway cut Matthew Daniel Cline, 33, of Ridgeway in the head several times around 8:38 p.m. in the 300 Block of Fontaine Drive in Ridgeway.

Cline was taken to Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County, where he was treated and released, according to Lieutenant W.D.White.

Conner is being held in the Henry County Jail without bond.

Police ask that you contact the Henry County Sheriff's Office at (276) 638-8751 or the Crimestoppers Program at 63-CRIME (632-7463) if you have any information.

The Crimestoppers Program offers rewards up to $1000 for information related to crime.