Two women taken to hospital after Roanoke shooting

Two women taken to hospital after Roanoke shooting
Tashaun Dixon (Source: Roanoke City Jail)

ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) - Roanoke Police arrested a suspect Saturday after two women were taken to a hospital following a shooting in the 800 block of Queen Avenue NW.

Officers responded about 1:20 p.m. for a report of shots fired, and found the two women with what appeared to be serious gunshot wounds.

Tashaun Dixon, 20 of Roanoke, was arrested at the scene after a short foot chase.

The suspect is charged with two counts of malicious wounding.

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