Two Shot and One Dead at Highlander Restaurant and Pub

Reporter: Angela Fowler

Danville, VA- At approximately 1:45 Saturday morning, Danville Police responded to the Highlander Restaurant Lodge and Pub, 2500 Riverside Drive. The initial report was a shots fired call.

Officers found a 23 year-old male and a 39 year-old female - both Danville residents - suffering from gunshot wounds.

Fire and EMS also responded to assist with this incident. The victims were transported to the Danville Regional Medical Center by the Danville Life Savings Crew for treatment of their injuries.

The 23-year-old male, Adrian Rashad Wimbush, died as a result of his injuries. The 39-year-old female was treated and released for her non-life threatening injuries. Wimbush's body will be taken to the Medical Examiner's Office in Roanoke for an autopsy.

The investigation is on going.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Danville Crimestoppers at (434) 793-0000, or at Information given will remain confidential.