The Washington County Virginia Sheriffs Office is investigating an assault that occurred on Santa Cruz Drive in Washington County tonight. 

Preliminary reports indicate two victims were assaulted by an individual with a hammer, according to the Sheriff’s Office. The call came in at 9:27 p.m. 

Both victims were transported by helicopter to area hospitals.

The suspect has been apprehended. No names are being released at this time. More information will be provided as it becomes available.

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