LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va. (WDVM) — After an assault at Stone Springs Apartments on Sunday, a Sterling man has been charged with attempted murder, aggravated malicious wounding and violation of a protective order.

Police first responded to the 42200 block of Glascock Field Terrace around 3:30 p.m. A report said that 49-year-old Peter Lollobrigido had hit his wife with a hammer. His wife was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, where she is still being treated and is currently in critical condition.

Lollobrigido is held at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center without bond.