A 34-year-old Ashburn man is in custody after he allegedly shot his girlfriend during an argument at a Olympia Drive home in Brambleton on Friday evening.
After the shooting, the victim fled to a nearby home and called police. She reported told investigators that she was held at gunpoint during the argument and then was shot. She was taken to an area hospital for treatment of injuries described as not life-threatening.
A lookout was posted for the suspect and deputies apprehended him during a traffic stop near the intersection of Belmont Ridge Road and Northstar Boulevard.
Alejandro Delbrey was charged with malicious wounding, use of firearm during the commission of a felony and abduction. He is being held without bond at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center.