Suspect Behind Olde Forge Shooting Arrested
Stafford, VA. – A suspect involved in a shooting that occurred over the weekend in the Olde Forge neighborhood was arrested on Tuesday by deputies with the Stafford County Sheriff’s Office.
On November 10, 2018, at approximately 4:39 p.m., 1st Sgt. Pinzon responded to Mary Washington Hospital regarding a female subject who entered the emergency room with a gunshot wound to the shoulder. Upon arrival, the first sergeant remained on scene until the victim was able to speak with him.
The victim advised 1st Sgt. Pinzon that she had met the suspect in the Olde Forge neighborhood. A dispute ensued and the suspect demanded money from the victim. The suspect shot her when she attempted to leave the scene. The victim was driven to the hospital by a friend.
The suspect was later identified as Michael Allen Johnson Jr., 20, of Fredericksburg. He was taken into custody on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, and incarcerated at Rappahannock Regional Jail without bond. He is charged with aggravated malicious wounding, use of a firearm in commission of a felony, and attempted robbery.