Danville, Va. — A Danville man is recovering after two people viciously beat him up.
Police found the victim on Kent St. just before midnight Saturday. He had been hit multiple times with a baseball bat.
The man was taken to Danville Regional Medical Center and is expected to be okay.
Police arrested Vanessa Rose and Robert Toone, who they say knew the victim.
The two are charged with aggravated malicious wounding.
Here is the press release from the Danville Police Dept.:
On July 09, 2011 at approximately 11:45 p.m., Danville Police Officers responded to the area of the 1000 block of Halifax Rd. in reference a fight.
A 42-year-old victim was found on Kent St. suffering from multiple blows from a baseball bat.
The victim was transported to Danville Regional Medical Center for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
The initial investigation led to suspects who were known to the victim.