Police: Man shoots man who tried to intervene in fight

WOODBRIDGE, Va. (AP) -- Police are searching for a man they say shot a man who tried to intervene during a fight between the gunman and a woman in Woodbridge.

Prince William County police say 30-year-old Jesse Najera has been charged in a warrant with malicious wounding and handgun offenses.

The shooting occurred early Sunday morning. Police say Najera was fighting with a woman inside a vehicle parked in front of a home. Police say a 20-year-old man and other people were walking by and witnessed the fight, and the man tried to intervene. Police say Najera shot the man in the arm and leg before fleeing.

The man was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Police say the man did not know Najera before the altercation.


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