McMinn County Sheriff's Office searching for shooting suspect

According to a Facebook post by Sheriff Joe Guy, Wright is "suspected" of shooting 36-year-old Chris Stokes Saturday night. (Images: McMinn Co. Sheriff's Office, MGN)

The McMinn County Sheriff's Office now has warrants out for the arrest of 26-year-old Brandon Wright.

According to a Facebook post by Sheriff Joe Guy, Wright is "suspected" of shooting 36-year-old Chris Stokes Saturday night.

It happened on County Road 725 near Riceville.

According to the post, the victim was treated and released from a nearby hospital.

The sheriff's office has warrants on aggravated assault out for Wright. On the Facebook post, Sheriff Guy encourages him to turn himself in.

If you know anything about the suspect's whereabouts, call 911 or message the sheriff on his Facebook page.

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