Man Charged in Connection With Christiansburg Shooting - - ABC13

Man Charged in Connection With Christiansburg Shooting


Christiansburg, VA- A Christiansburg man has been charged in connection with a shooting incident that happened early Sunday morning.

Police say 21-year-old Andrew Michael Duarte is charged with malicious shooting, use of a firearm in commission of a felony, and reckless discharge of a firearm.

We're told the shooting happened on Radford Road near the intersection of Depot Street just after 2 a.m. Sunday morning. Officials say Duarte shot a man in retaliation for a fight that happened earlier in the night.

The victim's name has not been released, but police say they were treated and released from a local hospital. Duarte is being held without bond at the Montgomery County Jail.

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