Morgan Co. Investigators searching for shooter in Danville

Danville High School was temporarily placed on secure perimeter, so no one was allowed to enter or exit the building.

Posted: Apr 17, 2018 11:52 PM
Updated: Apr 18, 2018 12:28 PM

The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting in Danville which sent one person to the hospital.

According to Morgan County Sheriff Anna Franklin, they’re still looking for the gunman.

The shooting happened just after 1:30P Tuesday in a driveway on Johnson Chapel Road. The victim was shot with a rifle and is in grave condition according to Franklin.

Investigators said they do not have any reason to believe the incident was random and that the two may have been acquainted or possibly meeting at the time of the shooting.

Danville High School was temporarily placed on secure perimeter, so no one was allowed to enter or exit the building.

Authorities are currently searching for a silver Toyota Tacoma pickup truck driven by a white male.

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