Arrest Made in Lansdowne Shooting

A Leesburg man was arrested Tuesday night and accused of shooting a firearm during an altercation in Lansdowne.

According to the Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to Harlow Square shortly after 10:30 p.m. April 26 for a report of an assault involving two acquaintances. During the altercation, the suspect allegedly brandished and shot a firearm into the air and near the complainant.

Deputies arrested Kenneth M. Manion, 40, who was found with a firearm. He was charged with assault, brandishing a firearm, and discharging of a firearm and held without bond at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center.

One thought on “Arrest Made in Lansdowne Shooting

  • 2022-04-27 at 2:32 pm

    Firing a gun into the air was a stupid and incredibly dangerous idea when Joe Biden suggested it back in 2013, and it remains just as stupid and just as dangerous today.

    Two of the three charges against the arrestee are firearms-related. Given our CA’s propensity to drop such charges, I think we all know what the outcome will be.

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