ALPHARETTA, Ga. -- Police are looking for a suspect accused of shooting a man at an Alpharetta townhouse complex.

The Alpharetta Department of Public Safety announced Wednesday that it has identified the suspect as 32-year-old Timothy C. Pierce.

Pierce is described as a black man, about 5 feet 10 inches tall and 165 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. He drives a silver 2000 Honda Accord with Georgia tag PMC6533 and is considered armed and dangerous.

The shooting happened at around 3:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Planter's Ridge townhouses off Cumming Highway.

Alpharetta police spokesman George Gordon said the victim was shot multiple times in a parking lot inside the complex. He was taken to North Fulton Hospital in stable condition and is expected to survive. His name was not released.

Manning Oaks Elementary School is located near the scene, but Gordon said the area was safe and secure well before classes began Tuesday morning.

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