SOUTHAMPTON COUNTY, Va. (WVEC) -- Deputies arrested Bobby Boone, Jr. of Franklin, Va. and charged him in the murder of Tanisha Freeman Monday.

Major Gene Drewery with the Southampton County Sheriff's Office said deputies found 25-year-old Freeman with a wound to her neck in the 25000 block of Oak Trail in Courtland. It appeared someone stabbed her several times.

Drewery told 13News Now that Freeman's neighbor contacted emergency dispatchers shortly after 7 a.m.

Boone, 30, is the father of Freeman's two children.

He is in the Southampton County Jail. His arraignment on the Murder charge is scheduled to take place November 22 at 1 p.m.