Suspect wanted in Petersburg shooting

Posted at 7:44 PM, Aug 17, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-17 19:44:41-04

PETERSBURG, Va. (WTVR) – Petersburg Police are investigating a shooting that happened late Friday night.

They were called to the 1900 block of Johnson Road around 10:30.

When they arrived on scene, they found a man who had been shot.  Officials believe the shooting started from an argument.

The victim’s injuries are non-life threatening.

The suspect, 20-year-old Dajon Pegram, is wanted for malicious wounding and has had a number of addresses in the tri-cities area.

If you have any information on Pegram’s whereabouts, please call the Petersburg-Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at 861-1212