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Man arrested days after shooting at Roanoke County 7-Eleven

Police originally believed there were two victims

Mario Reynolds' mugshot over the crime scene of the shooting at 7-Eleven on July 28, 2020, in Roanoke County.
Mario Reynolds' mugshot over the crime scene of the shooting at 7-Eleven on July 28, 2020, in Roanoke County. (WSLS 10 / Roanoke County Jail)

Roanoke County, Va – A 37-year-old Roanoke man is in jail after a shooting Tuesday night Roanoke County.

Police arrested Mario Deshaun Reynolds on Thursday in connection with the shooting at the 7-Eleven on Plantation Road.

He’s charged with aggravated malicious wounding and using a firearm in the commission of a felony.

He’s being held without bond.

As police continue to investigate, anyone with information about this shooting is encouraged to call 540-562-3265.


Wednesday Update

Police are searching for a suspect after they say a man was shot at a Roanoke County 7-11 and driven to a local fire station.

Around 9 p.m., Roanoke County officers received several reports of shots being fired at the 7-11 at the intersection of Plantation Road and Hershberger Road.

When officers arrived, they identified a victim who was shot and then driven to Roanoke County Fire Station #1 on Hershberger Road.

Police originally believed that there was a second victim, however they were unable to find them.

Witnesses told police that they say a light-colored two-door car pull into the 7-11 and start shooting at the victim near the gas pumps.

Police say the suspect car then drove away before police arrived.

Anyone with information is asked to call 540-562-3265.


ORIGINAL STORY

Roanoke County Police say two people are hurt after a shooting Tuesday night near the 7-Eleven along Plantation Road and Hershberger Road in Roanoke County.

Officials tell 10 News one victim is facing life threatening injuries and the other has minor injuries. They have been taken to the hospital.

The call was put in to first responders around 9:00 p.m. Tuesday

10 News has a crew at the scene and is working to gather more information.

This is a developing story. Please check back for more details.