Kirby indicted on malicious wounding charge

Published 10:31 am Tuesday, April 25, 2017

A 36-year-old Burkeville man was indicted April 18 on a malicious wounding charge in connection with a domestic dispute that allegedly took place in the 1800 block of Grape Lawn Road.

According to a Prince Edward County Sheriff’s Office press release, Tariq Hassan Kirby was arrested originally on Dec. 23.

“That charge, along with two direct indictments for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony will be heard in Prince Edward Circuit Court on May 26 at 10 a.m.,” police said in the release.

Police say the investigation is ongoing. Those with information should call Crime Solvers at (434) 392-3400 or contact the sheriff’s office at (434) 392-8101.