Roanoke police identify suspect in Sunday shooting

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ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) –Roanoke Police have identified a suspect in the shooting on Sunday afternoon.

According to police, DeShawn Johnson, 30, of Roanoke is wanted in the shooting that caused damage to a home and a vehicle on the 1500 block of Abbott St. NW on Dec. 22 about 12:20 p.m. He is charged with shooting into an occupied dwelling.

There were no reports of injuries.

If you have any information about the whereabouts of Johnson or the incident, please call Roanoke Police at (540) 344-8500.


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