Manhunt underway after police officer shot in Southwest Virginia

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A manhunt is underway for a suspect in the shooting of a Virginia police officer.

Virginia State Police tell 8News the Bluefield Police Department in Southwest Virginia is looking for 25-year-old Donquale Gray.

Gray is suspected of shooting an officer from the Bluefield Police Department.

He is 6′ 1″ tall, about 185 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair.

State Police say Gray is considered armed and dangerous. He may be driving a blue 2008 Toyota Yaris hatchback with West Virginia plates reading 53U-974.

Gray was last seen in Bluefield, West Virginia.

Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to call the Bluefield Police Department at 276-326-2621.

Bluefield, Virginia is about 100 miles west of Roanoake.

No information was given on the date and time of the shooting.

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