LEXINGTON, Va (WDBJ7) Police are investigating a suspicious death in Lexington.
Officers were called to the scene on 223 Maury Street around 11:30 p.m. on Sunday night for a domestic situation.
At 6:30 on Monday morning police were called again, and they found a female in her late 40s unresponsive.
Martin Nicholas was also at the residence. He was interviewed and taken into custody and charged with domestic assault and malicious wounding.
We're told as the investigation continues other charges could be added.
We know Nicholas was married to the victim.
Her name is not being released at this time.
State Police crime scene investigators were called in to help out on this case, and the Rockbridge Sheriff's Office also assisted during the initial phases.