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UPDATE: Lynchburg shooting suspect arrested

By Web Staff, WDBJ7, news@wdbj7.com
Published On: Dec 24 2013 04:13:56 AM EST
Updated On: Aug 25 2013 08:31:04 PM EDT
Teron William Slaughter is considered armed and dangerous

8:05 p.m. update:

Teron William Slaughter was taken into custody by Lynchburg Police Officers around 3:30 p.m. Sunday.

He was located in the 800 block of Wise Street.  He was transported to the Magistrate where he was held with no bond at the Lynchburg Blue Ridge Regional Jail. 

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From Lynchburg Police:

On 08/25/13 at 0128 hours, officers responded to the area of the 844 Greenfield Drive at the James Crossing Apartments in reference to a person being shot.

When officers arrived on the scene, they found the adult victim with a gunshot wound.  The victim was then transported to Lynchburg General Hospital by the Lynchburg Fire Department.

The victim was treated by LGH for a non-life threatening injury.

A suspect was developed, and his information is as follows:

Teron William Slaughter, black male, 6’1, 230 lbs (dob 10/05/1993), and has a braided hair. 

Slaughter has been charged with malicious wounding and use of a firearm during the commission of a felony

The warrants are active at this time, and Slaughter is not in custody.  He should be considered armed and dangerous.