Virginia dentist gunned down outside his office, suspect at-large: Police

PHOTO: Newport News, Virginia, dentist William Trolenberg, 65, was found shot in a parking lot nearby his practice on June 19, 2019.PlayNewport News Police Department.
WATCH Virginia dentist gunned down outside his office

A manhunt is underway in Virginia for a gunman who shot and killed a dentist outside his office.

Newport News dentist William Trolenberg, 65, was found shot in a parking lot nearby his practice just after 5 p.m. Wednesday, according to the Newport News Police Department.

PHOTO: Newport News, Virginia, dentist William Trolenberg, 65, was found shot in a parking lot nearby his practice on June 19, 2019. Newport News Police Department.
Newport News, Virginia, dentist William Trolenberg, 65, was found shot in a parking lot nearby his practice on June 19, 2019.

His body was found just outside of his car, said police, and no motive has been released.

PHOTO: Newport News, Virginia, dentist William Trolenberg, 65, was found shot in a parking lot nearby his practice on June 19, 2019. Newport News Police Department.
Newport News, Virginia, dentist William Trolenberg, 65, was found shot in a parking lot nearby his practice on June 19, 2019.

Police are searching for the gunman and have released photos of a possible person of interest.

Authorities are asking the public to help identify him.

PHOTO: Newport News, Virginia, dentist William Trolenberg, 65, was found shot in a parking lot nearby his practice on June 19, 2019. Newport News Police Department.
Newport News, Virginia, dentist William Trolenberg, 65, was found shot in a parking lot nearby his practice on June 19, 2019.

ABC News' Ben Stein contributed to this report.