Man Arrested for Ran Assault

A man is facing charges for a weekend incident in Rand. Cpl BD Humphreys tells us Robert Lee Critchfield was arrested for malicious wounding after Roger Fore was injured and taken to an area hospital for treatment. Fore said a man approached him asking for a cigarette and when he said he had none the suspect beat him with an object which caused blunt force trauma injuries and cuts. The investigation is ongoing, so anyone with tips should contact the Kanawha County Sheriff's office.