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Waynesboro fugitive apprehended in Front Royal

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The Waynesboro Police Department (WPD) reported a search for a wanted fugitive who was later apprehended in Front Royal.

The WPD responded to a domestic-related incident in the 100 block of Dupont Boulevard where shots were fired at a vehicle Mar. 25.

The vehicle fired at was struck but the occupant was not hit and was uninjured.

The suspect was identified as 32-year-old James Wesley Reinhold of Augusta County who was last seen fleeing on a motorcycle.

Authorities issued a be on the lookout for Reinhold who was considered armed and dangerous.

The WPD issued warrants for Reinhold’s arrest on charges of attempted second-degree murder, shooting into an occupied vehicle, use of a firearm in commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by a violent felon.

On Mar. 26 Reinhold was reported to be at Warren Memorial Hospital for unknown reasons and apprehended by a Front Royal Police officer.

The Front Royal Police Department confirmed by phone that Reinhold is being held without bond in the Rappahannock, Shenandoah, Warren Regional Jail as the investigation continues.

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