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Man arrested for malicious wounding at the Circle on Monument Avenue

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Posted at 1:58 PM, Sep 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-28 14:03:29-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Richmond Police have arrested a man accused of assaulting another man at the Circle on Monument Avenue late Sunday night.

Officers were called to the circle on Monument Avenue for the report of an assault at approximately 11:20 p.m.

Upon arrival, officers located a man who had suffered injuries. The victim was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

"Officers spoke to several witnesses and located the suspect, Brandon Fountain, at the scene," said a Richmond Police spokesperson.

Fountain was arrested and charged with malicious wounding.

Anyone with further information about this assault is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.