FAYETTE — One man is dead and a suspect is on the run after a shooting in Fayette, according to Howard County Sheriff Mike Neal.

Neal said the victim was shot Monday afternoon while sitting in a car near an intersection in Fayette. The shooter then fled the scene, KRGC-TV reported.

Neal said authorities believe the suspect likely got a ride from someone and has left the area. He is considered armed and dangerous.

Boonville Police Chief Bobby Welliver said his department sent K-9 officers to help track the suspect but they had no luck.

No further information was released.