Suspect in custody after man stabbed in chest in Henrico

Suspect in custody after man stabbed in chest in Henrico
Michael Lee Gayles. (Source: Henrico police)

HENRICO, Va. (WWBT) - A suspect is in custody following a stabbing in Henrico that sent a man to the hospital.

Police were called to the 5900 block of Queens Thorpe Court Monday night for a reported stabbing. Arriving officers located an adult male victim, suffering from a stab wound to the chest.

He was transported to VCU Medical Center to undergo surgery. No information on the victim’s condition was immediately available.

Michael Lee Gayles, 46, of Henrico, was arrested and charged with malicious wounding.

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