UPDATE: Lynchburg Police identify suspect Buchanan St. shooting


LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) – Lynchburg Police are investigating an malicious wounding that happened overnight.

Around 2:45 a.m. Monday, officers responded to the 1100 block of Buchanan St. When they arrived on the scene, they found a woman with a gunshot wound. She was taken to a local hospital where she is expected to be ok.

37-year-old Nicholas Jones, of Amherst is charged with malicious wounding, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony and three counts of shooting into an occupied dwelling. .

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Det. Miller at (434) 455-6160 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 798-5900.

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