Malicious Wounding Arrest

Monday, August 13, 2018

​On August 13th at approximately 2:19 a.m., second precinct officers were flagged down and alerted of two people fighting at the bus stop located at 19th street and Arctic Avenue. Officers were told that one subject may be armed with a knife.

When officers arrived on scene, they located an adult male victim suffering from what appeared to be stab wounds.  The officers immediately rendered first aid until EMS arrived and transported the victim to a local hospital with life threatening injuries. 

The suspect, 57-year-old Alvin Theothius Smith remained on scene and was taken into custody. He has been charged with one count of aggravated malicious wounding.

MPO Linda J. Kuehn

Virginia Beach Police / Public Affairs Officer