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Waynesboro man, woman stabbed multiple times at Bridge Avenue home Friday

Crystal Graham
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A man and a woman in Waynesboro were stabbed Friday night, and the 41-year-old man has been transported to UVA Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.

The stabbing took place at 10:49 p.m. in the 1000 block of Bridge Avenue, according to the Waynesboro Police Department.

The 41-year-old man, who has not been identified, was stabbed multiple times. The 33-year-old female was transported to Augusta Health.

Cleavon Wilson, 50, of Hampton, was taken into custody without further incident.

Wilson is currently being held at the Middle River Regional Jail.

Wilson has been charged with the following offenses:

  • 18.2-51: Unlawfully stab cut or wound
  • 18.2-51.2: Maliciously stab, cut, or wound with the intent to maim, disfigure, disable, or kill


Crystal Graham

Crystal Graham

Crystal Abbe Graham is the regional editor of Augusta Free Press. A 1999 graduate of Virginia Tech, she has worked for nearly 25 years as a reporter and editor for several Virginia publications, written a book, and garnered more than a dozen Virginia Press Association awards for writing and graphic design. She was the co-host of "Viewpoints," a weekly TV news show, and co-host of Virginia Tonight, a nightly TV news show. Her work on "Virginia Tonight" earned her a national Telly award for excellence in television.