NELSON COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – A man considered armed and dangerous is on the loose in Nelson County.

Deputies with the Nelson County Sheriff’s Office say they recently responded to the 300 Block of Jones Creek Lane in Arrington for a shots-fired call.

The suspect in the shooting has been named as Jonah Junior Meredith III, a 52-year-old man who is currently wanted on charges including shooting/throwing missiles at a vehicle, possession of a firearm by a felon and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.

Authorities say additional charges are pending.

Meredith is considered to be armed and dangerous.

Deputies say that if you see him, do not approach him.

If you know of his whereabouts, you should call your local law enforcement agency or 911.

This is an ongoing investigation.