Lynchburg Police seek suspect for Pierce Street shooting

Lynchburg PoliceFrom Lynchburg City Police: On 11/3/2015 at approximately 2028 hours, officers with the Lynchburg Police Department responded to 15th St. and Pierce St. for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers encountered several individuals who advised that a male victim had been shot in the 1400 block of Pierce St. and he had been taken to the Lynchburg General Hospital. Shortly thereafter, the victim arrived at the hospital and was treated for a single gunshot wound to the arm, which was considered non-life threatening. The victim was identified as 25 year old Daryl Virgies, of New Jersey. The suspect is described as a black male, unknown age, approximately 5’8” with a thin build, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and black pants.