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Lynchburg Police searching for armed & dangerous suspect following shooting

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LYNCHBURG (WSLS 10) - The Lynchburg Police Department is searching for a suspect wanted in connection to a shooting. Authorities say it happened at approximately 8:51 p.m. Friday night. Officers responded to a report of a malicious wounding at 3241 Maryland Avenue. Upon arrival, police found a male with multiple gunshot wounds.

The victim has been identified as 18 year old Keenan Omar Johnson. Authorities say Johnson was transported t Lynchburg General Hospital to be treated.

The suspect is identified as 36 year old Donnell Lamont Miller. Police say Miller is considered to be armed and dangerous.

Multiple warrants have been filed for Miller. They include:

  • Malicious Wounding
  • Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon
  • Use of a Firearm in Commission of a Felony

The incident is still under investigation by the Lynchburg Police Department's Criminal Investigations Division.