Officers trying to track down shooting suspect

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UPDATE  2/7/19  8:12PM:   Authorities in Danville are looking for a man wanted in connection to a shooting outside a Dollar General this afternoon.

Police said a 29-year-old man was shot in the parking lot; he’s hospitalized in serious condition.

Investigators said they have obtained warrants for 30-year-old Matthew Dustin Moore.

The Danville man is wanted on malicious wounding charges.

Police said the suspect may be driving a red 2000 Chevrolet pickup truck with VA license plate VDK-4277.

The truck has front end damage.

Police said this does not appear to be a random crime.

TIPS: 434- 793-0000 or 434-799-6508.

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Danville Police officers are investigating a reported shooting outside a Dollar General store.

It happened Thursday afternoon on South Boston Road.

Officers said it does not appear that the shooting victim was a store customer.

The department is asking the public to “be on the lookout for a red 2000’s model Chevrolet pickup truck that left the scene.”

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