Greenville alleged shooter has turned himself in
AUGUSTA COUNTY, Va. (WHSV) (UPDATE 9/16) — According to the Augusta Co. Sheriff’s Office, the suspect in the shooting incident that occurred in Greenville on Sept. 9, Landon O. Clarke, turned himself in to the Waynesboro Police on Wednesday.
Clark was subsequently transported to Middle River Regional Jail, where he is being held without bond.
The victim in the investigation has been released from the hospital. The investigation remains ongoing.
(ORIGINAL STORY 9/9) — Deputies with the Augusta County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to Augusta Health for a patient with a gunshot wound on Tuesday night at 8:51 p.m.
Officials say a man had been shot in the leg during an altercation at a Greenville home in the 1100 block of McClures Mill Road. He was transported to Augusta Health and later transported to UVA. He is being treated for a non-life-threatening injury.
Augusta County Sheriff’s Office officials identified the alleged shooter as Landon O’Brian Clark, 26, of Waynesboro. Warrants for his arrest were secured through a state magistrate, and Clark is facing three felony charges; possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, use or display of a firearm in the commission of a felony and malicious wounding.
Clark is considered armed and dangerous. Call 911 if you have any information regarding his whereabouts.
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