WYTHE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — A carjacking suspect who shot by a Wythe County deputy on Saturday has had warrants obtained against him, including attempted capital murder.

According to Wythe County Sheriff’s Office, warrants have been obtained for William Cody Grimes for attempted capital murder, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and grand larceny of a motor vehicle.

Grimes continues to receive medical treatment at a local hospital. The deputy who was treated for his injuries has been released.

Authorities say the deputy and suspect struggled over the deputy’s firearm just before 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, when the deputy discovered both the stolen vehicle and person who allegedly stole the vehicle. After that, they say the deputy shot the suspect.

Grimes was out on bond at the time of the incident for carrying a concealed handgun, officials said.

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