FRPD resolve an assault case with help from Marshal’s Ser. and MPD

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On Sunday September 17, the Front Royal Police Department (FRPD) report launching an investigation into a breaking and entering in the 900 block of South Marshall Street.

Upon arrival officers found a victim in front of the location suffering from life-threatening injuries as the result of an assault.

The victim was taken to Warren Memorial Hospital (WMH) before being transferred to Winchester Medical Center (WMC) for emergency surgery.

A suspect fled the scene before law enforcement arrived.

Monday September 18, Anthony M. Stewart was arrested by the United States Marshals Service and Martinsburg Police Department (MPD) Officers in Martinsburg.

Stewart is being held without bond awaiting extradition back to Virginia.

The 35-year-old Stewart is charged with aggravated malicious wounding, burglary and violation of protective orders.

Stewart’s court date is set for October 12 at 9 a.m. in Warren County Juvenile and domestic relations court according to an email from FPD.

Anyone with any information on this incident or on Stewart is asked to contact the FRPD at 540-635-2111.

Information can also be delivered to Detective M.R. Ramey at 540-636-2208 or email

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