Suspect In Va. Assault Arrested In Frederick County, Md.

Ever Cruz | Photo from Frederick County Sheriff’s Office

He’s awaiting extradition back to Va.

Frederick, Md. (KM) – A suspect in an assault early Sunday morning in Loudon County, Virginia, was arrested in Frederick County, Maryland. Ever Cruz. 24. was taken into custody on Monday morning. He is being held at the Frederick County Adult Detention Center without bond awaiting extradition. He is charged with aggravated malicious wounding.

The incident occurred in the 451000 block of Waterpointe Terrace in Ashburn, Virginia. The Loudon County Sheriff’s Office say Deputies responded to that location at around 3:08 AM Sunday  for reports of an injured person. They found man who had been assaulted, and was suffering from life-threatening injuries. He was taken to a local hospital.  His condition is critical.

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says Cruz was arrested in the area of New Design Road and Manor Woods Road at around 9:00 AM on Monday.

With the assistance of Loudon County Deputies, the local Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant in the 1900 block of Greenfield Road in Frederick. .

“The Loudon County Sheriff’s Office would like to thank the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office for their efforts in apprehending Ever Cruz, and for assisting with the subsequent search warrant,” says Loudon County Sheriff Mike Chapman in a statement.

Anyone who has additional information on this incident is asked to contact Detective M. Grimsley with the Loudon County Sheriff’s Office at 703-777-1021. Citizens can also submit a tip through Crimesolvers at 703-777-1919.. They can also use the Loudon County Sheriff’s Office app, and the agency is also available on iTunes and Google Play. Citizens can remain anonymous.

By Kevin McManus