MANASSAS, Va. (WUSA) - Prince William County Police arrested Frederick Michael Handy of Manassas after physically assaulting an acquaintance.

On August 13, at 5:47 p.m. police responded to a call at the 10800 block of Gambril Dr. after the victim called police about an assault. The victim, a 25-year-old man of Manassas, told police that he was involved in an argument with the suspect, which escalated. Handy then began striking the victim numerous times in the head and face.

He then ran off to a nearby building. Police located Handy shortly after and arrested him.The 28-year-old has been charged with malicious wounding and is being held without bond.

The victim was taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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