HUNTINGTON - Authorities tracked down
and arrested a Beckley man wanted for allegedly shooting another man last
Rashad Morris, 22, is charged with attempted
first-degree murder, malicious wounding and first-degree robbery.
Detective David Allard with Beckley
Police Department said the U.S. Marshal Fugitive Task Force in Huntington had
been tracking Morris down since the shooting and found him at a house in
Huntington around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.
The shooting happened at an apartment complex on
Beckwoods Drive in Beckley during the early morning hours of November 29, 2013,
according to police. Morris allegedly shot the male victim several times.
The victim has since recovered from his injuries,
according to Allard. Morris should have a preliminary hearing in Raleigh County
within ten days.
Morris is in Western Regional Jail on a $250,000 bond.