Stabbing critically injures one in Lewisburg

On Tuesday, June 23, at 6:26 p.m. the Lewisburg Police Department received a call of a stab wound on Hilltop Drive in Lewisburg. After arriving on scene officers found the victim, Roy Warning, suffering from several injuries including an apparent stab wound to the chest.

First aid was rendered to the victim by Lewisburg PD officers until First Responders from the Lewisburg Fire Department and the Greenbrier County Emergency Ambulance Service arrived. The victim was transported to Greenbrier Valley Medical Center and then flown to a Charleston area trauma center with critical, life threatening injuries.

At 7:07 p.m. Sgt. Alkire with the Ronceverte Police Department stopped and detained the suspect in the stabbing, Logan H. Friedman, in Ronceverte. After further investigation, Mr. Friedman was charged with Malicious Assault and is currently being held in Southern Regional Jail.

The incident is being investigated by Patrolman Clendenen, Patrolman Doss, Sgt. Hughes and Deputy Chief Vance of the Lewisburg Police Department. Lewisburg Police Department was assisted by Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Department and Ronceverte Police Department.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to please contact Lewisburg Police Department at 304-645-1626.

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