Danville Police investigate shooting

DANVILLE, Va. (WDBJ7) Danville Police are searching for a man this morning after a shooting last night.

Officers say they responded to the 300 block of Wooding Avenue around 10:15 p.m. after they got a call about the shooting. Police say a 71-year-old man was shot in the arm after a man knocked on his door, then forced his way into the victim’s home, demanding money.

The suspect and the victim exchanged gunfire, and the suspect ran off. The victim was treated and released from Danville Regional Medical Center.

This is an ongoing investigation.