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Doctor assaulted at Access Health in Beckley

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An OB-GYN is taken to the hospital after he was assaulted at Access Health on Carriage Drive in Beckley.  Sgt. Bailey with the Beckley Police Department said the incident happened around 4:30 Thursday afternoon (7/3), and a suspect is in custody. Witnesses say the doctor was battered and bloody. He was taken to Raleigh General Hospital, and his condition is unknown at this time. The names of the doctor and suspect are not being released because of the ongoing investigation. Stay with 59 News on air and online for more on this developing story.