UPDATE: The Albemarle County Police Department says Danny J. Wynkoop has been arrested in connection with a shooting on Thomas Jefferson Parkway.

According to police, the 23-year-old Madison County man has been charged with malicious wounding and use of a firearm while in the commission of a felony crime.

 

The early Saturday morning incident is still under investigation.


ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- The Albemarle County Police Department is looking for a Madison County man in connection with an incident on Thomas Jefferson Parkway.

According to police, 23-year-old Danny J. Wynkoop is wanted on warrants for malicious wounding and use of a firearm while in the commission of a felony crime. Both of these charges are felonies.

This is in connection with a shooting that was reported shortly before 2 a.m. Saturday at a residence on the 2300 block of Thomas Jefferson Parkway.

When officers arrived at the scene, they were told the victim had left in a private vehicle to get medical care for non-life-threatening injuries.

Police say Wynkoop's whereabouts are currently unknown, but there is no threat to the community at this time.

Anyone with information regarding Wynkoop or the shooting is asked to call CrimeStoppers at (434) 972-4000.