LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Police are searching for a man accused of shooting his roommate in Lawrenceville.
According to the Gwinnett County Police Department, the incident happened around noon on Sunday at a home on Prospect Road.
Justin Lopes told his girlfriend that he was going to the store. A few moments later, she told police that she heard a gunshot and Lopes came back inside with a gunshot wound to the abdomen.
Lopes was transported to Gwinnett Medical Center in critical, but stable, condition.
Police identified Lopes’s roommate, 35-year-old Christopher Kemp, as the shooter. He’s wanted on a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. He’s considered armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 4-4-577-TIPS (8477).