Marine deserter sought in fatal shooting of Virginia man

HARDY, Virginia (AP) – Authorities in Virginia are searching for a Marine who deserted his post in North Carolina and has since been named as a person of interest in the shooting death of his mother’s boyfriend.

Michael Alexander Brown, 22, is wanted for questioning in the death of Rodney Brown in Franklin County, Virginia last Saturday, news outlets reported.

Authorities said anyone who spots him should act with “extreme caution”.