Nelson County Man Charged With Malicious Wounding

Posted: Updated: Feb 2, 2013 06:48 PM EST

A Nelson County man faces a felony charge in Charlottesville after police say an argument escalated into violence.

Thirty-nine-year-old Tony Page, from Faber, is charged with malicious wounding. Police say Page and an 18-year-old Charlottesville man got into an argument in the 600 block of Ninth Street Southwest around 11:25 p.m. Friday night.

Things got heated and investigators say Page pulled a knife and slashed the victim's face and arms.

The victim was treated at the University of Virginia Medical Center for non-life threatening injuries.