Man stabbed in chest,wife arrested, jail
A Fairystone-area man was stabbed in the chest Tuesday afternoon and was airlifted to West Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, N.C., according to Patrick County Sheriff's Office Investigator Steve Austin.
William Daniel Rogers, 49, of Fairystone Park Highway, Stuart, was allegedly stabbed with a butcher knife by his wife, Rebecca Bowman Rogers, 44, of the same address, Austin said.
Rogers' injuries were not believed to be life-threatening, the investigator said.
Rogers told deputies who first arrived on the scene that he and his wife had been having an argument when she stabbed him, Austin said.
The call to the 911 Communications Center was made at approximately 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Rebecca Rogers was charged with malicious wounding. She is being held in the Patrick County Jail without bond.