On March 3, 2016 Wise County Deputies responded to Norton Community Hospital in reference to an assault of an 88 year old male. After the investigation, a warrant for the arrest of Ashley Linden Beverly, Jr, age 42, of 10057 Bold Camp Road Pound, VA was secured for felony malicious wounding. Deputies responded to Mr. Beverly's residence in Pound, VA to serve the arrest warrants. Inside the residence deputies discovered an indoor marijuana grow operation with approximately 47 plants. Approximately one pound of processed and packaged marijuana was also seized. Mr. Beverly was arrested and held at Southwest Virginia Regional Jail in Duffield, VA with no bond. Additional charges are pending on Mr. Beverly.