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UPDATE: Roanoke shooting suspect arrested in Roanoke County

By Web Staff, news@wdbj7.com
Published On: Aug 22 2013 10:11:53 AM EDT
Updated On: Aug 29 2013 03:35:25 PM EDT
Anthony Barnett

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Anthony Brian Barnett

ROANOKE, Va. -

A Roanoke shooting suspect who was considered armed and dangerous was arrested Thursday in Roanoke County.

27-year-old Anthony Brian Barnett was arrested on an outstanding warrant for malicious wounding at 8:15 a.m. Thursday in the 3900 block of Pitzer Road in Roanoke County.

Barnett is a suspect in a shooting Aug. 18 on the 2900 block of Williamson Road.

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Original story from Aug. 22

The Roanoke Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding a shooting suspect who is considered armed and dangerous.

Anthony Barnett, 27, is wanted in connection to a shooting on the 2900 block of Williamson Road on Aug. 18. A warrant for malicious wounding has been issued for Barnett.

Barnett, who lives in Roanoke, is considered armed and dangerous.

If anyone has information about Barnett’s whereabouts, they are asked to call 911.