Man wanted for attempted murder captured in Roanoke

LIttle was arrested in Roanoke without incident

FLOYD COUNTY, Va. – Walter Little was captured in Roanoke without incident Thursday, according to Floyd County Sheriff Brian Craig.


The Floyd County Sheriff's Office is asking for help finding a man who is wanted on two counts of attempted murder.

Walter Aurelius Little, 37, may be armed and should be considered dangerous. 

Floyd County deputies responded to a call in the Copper Hill area early Thursday morning. According to the sheriff's office, Little had brought a gun into the home, a struggle ensued, and a single shot was fired. 

No one was hurt. 

Little took off, possibly in a blue 2003 Jeep Cherokee. 

Little is described as 6'1" tall, 285 lbs. with black hair and brown eyes. 

Anyone with information should call the sheriff's office at 540-745-9334.