Shooting suspect sought in Fairmont

FAIRMONT, W.Va. – Police in Fairmont are looking for help from the public to locate a shooting suspect.

Reports indicate Shawn Pritchard, 32, is wanted for questioning following the incident on Holt Road on Sunday. No injuries were reported.

Pritchard is described as 5-feet 11-inches tall, 170 pounds with blue eyes and short brown hair. He was last seen in the Montana Mines area wearing a leather jacket, camo shirt, blue jeans and carrying a handgun.

Fairmont Police are looking for a man wanted in connection to a shooting.

According to a press release from the Fairmont Police Department, Shawn Pritchard is wanted in connection to a shooting that happened on Holt Road Sunday. Warrants have been obtained for Pritchard for attempted murder and felon in possession of a firearm.