Virginia man arrested after manhunt in connection with North Carolina shooting

Courtesy Rockingham County (NC) Sheriff's Office
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HENRY COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ7)-- A Virginia man was arrested just over the state line between the Commonwealth and North Carolina Saturday in connection with a shooting earlier in the day.

According to the Rockingham County (NC) Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to the Parkview Mart for a report of a shooting. Kendra Danielle Cabiness, 26, told deputies she drove herself to the convenience store to call police after a man had shot her in the leg at 123 Ward Road, Eden, and left on foot.

The victim was flown to a Triad-area hospital with non-critical injuries.

Justin Antonio Hatcher, 30, of Stuart, was arrested after an approximately hour-and-a-half-long manhunt. Hatcher is being held in the Henry County Jail, and is charged with Assault with a Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill Inflicting Serious Injury.

Henry County Sheriff's Office officials arrested the suspect around noon Saturday.

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