According to Lt. Michael Wallace with the Danville Police Department, this morning at approximately 3:09 am police responded to a report of shots being fired in the 400 block of Downing Drive. Officer found two people with gunshot wounds. 31-year-old David Bernard Stewart of Danville was dead at the scene. A 23-year-old female was taken to SOVAH Health where she underwent surgery. Names have not been released pending notification of the family and the body of the deceased has been sent to the Medical Examiner’s office for an autopsy. Police are ruling the incident a homicide.

The Danville Police Department is requesting the public’s help in locating the following two wanted fugitives:

  1. Brandon Marcha Jones, Age 27, of Danville VA, currently wanted for felony possession of drugs.
  2. Antwain Maurice Jones, Age 34, of Culpeper VA, currently wanted for domestic assault and battery and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Anyone with information about the location of Brandon Jones or Antwain Jones, or this crime is encouraged to call 911, Danville Crime Stoppers at (434) 793-0000, the Danville Police Department at (434) 799-6508, or via our crime tips line on your computer at crimetips@danvilleva.gov. Information given will remain confidential.