Danville man arrested for assaulting parents


Mimh Duy Du

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DANVILLE, Va. — A man is in custody after allegedly assaulting his parents early Wednesday morning, according to police.

Mimh Duy Du, 22, is charged with two counts of aggravated malicious wounding. He is being held without bond.

Shortly after 2 a.m. Danville police responded to the 200-block of Sunset Drive in reference to a 911 hang up call. Officers discovered a 77-year-old man and 40-year-old woman suffering from severe head injuries.

Both victims were transported to Danville Regional Medical Center for treatment and the man was later transported to Roanoke, Va., for further treatment.

According to Danville Police Captain T.W. Jones, one of the victims was a stepparent.

An investigation is ongoing.

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