Search underway for wanted man in Accomack Co.

1280 Northan Jr

ACCOMAC, Va. – Accomack County Sheriff’s Deputies say they are searching for a man who they believe shot another man Wednesday afternoon.

According to police, reports of a subject who had been shot on Tyler Lane in Accomac came in at around 2:30 p.m. On arrival, deputies found a male subject, later identified as 46-year-old Donald Veney, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to a local hospital where he is listed in stable condition.

Further investigation led police to identify Robert Northan Jr. as the suspect. We’re told he has active warrants out for attempted murder, use of a firearm during the commission of a felony, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Anyone with information is asked to call 757-787-1131 or 757-824-5666. Tips can also be submitted online.

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