PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Police are continuing to search for a suspect connected to a shooting that happened at the athletic fields of Benton Middle School in Manassas.

Police said attempts to locate the suspect — identified as 23-year-old Isaiah Malik Gordon of Dumfries — have thus far been unsuccessful. 

The school is located at 7411 Hoadly Road and the incident occurred May 1.

When officers arrived on scene, they witnessed a group of people fleeing the area before locating a 24-year-old male suffering from a gunshot wound.

Through a partnership with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, an additional $5,000 reward is being offered in connection to the arrest and conviction of the accused. The Police Department is also offering up to a $1,000 reward for information that leads to an arrest in this case.


Anyone with information regarding this shooting is asked to contact the Prince William County Police Department tipline at 703-792-7000 or by submitting a tip online to

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Isaiah Gordon (Courtesy of Prince William County Police)