Authorities are searching for a suspect whom police are calling "armed and dangerous" after a shooting seriously injured a Massachusetts man.
Lowell police say they're looking for 26-year-old Haverhill resident Dwayne Johnson to charge him with armed assault with intent to murder.
Johnson is accused of shooting an unidentified 24-year-old Haverhill man in downtown Lowell overnight Sunday.
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Police say the victim was with friends at the Village Smokehouse on Palmer Street and encountered Johnson as he was leaving to go home, adding Johnson and the victim have a history.
The victim was shot once in the abdomen, and was taken to a Boston-area hospital via a medical helicopter in serious condition. His current condition is unclear.
Anyone with information on Johnson's whereabouts is asked to call Lowell police at 978-937-3200 or 978-674-4501.