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MIDLAND, VA. (THECOUNT) — Levi Norwood has been identified as the teen sought by police after a fatally shooting his mother and 6-year-old sibling on Friday night in Midland, Virginia.
Norwood, 17, is accused of killing his 34-year-old mother and a 6-year-old boy at an Elk Run Road home on Friday night. Norwood’s father, 37, was able to escape the residence and notify police.
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According to the Fauquier County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded shooting at 12870 Elk Run Rd in Midland Friday evening. When they arrived, police discovered a woman and a child suffering from fatal gunshot injuries.
Police said the father was then confronted by his 17-year-old son, who fired several shots causing injury.
The father was taken to the hospital by EMS with injuries, according to the sheriff’s office. Officials said they believe the 17-year-old barricaded himself in the home. After several hours of trying to establish contact with the teen, police said they entered the home around 10:15 p.m. and after searching the residence, they believe the teen fled and is at large.
Levi Norwood is considered to be armed and dangerous.
Officials say Levi is a white male with short purple hair. He is 5-foot-9, weighs 125 pounds and has brown eyes. It is unknown what type of clothing he is wearing.
Anyone who sees him should not approach him but call police at 540-422-8600.
Geo quick facts: Midland is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Fauquier County, Virginia, United States. The population as of the 2010 census was 218. Midland is home to a post office with the local ZIP code of 22728 – Wikipedia.