14-Year-Old Arrested in Shooting of 11-Year-Old

Posted 4 months ago

By Associated Press

crime-scene-police-shootANTIOCH, Calif. (AP) — Police in the San Francisco Bay Area have arrested a 14-year-old boy on suspicion of shooting and wounding an 11-year-old boy.

The younger boy is expected to survive.

He was shot once in the chest Thursday outside an Antioch apartment complex. Antioch police Cpl. James McMurry said the 14-year-old was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon and negligent discharge of a firearm later that day.

He says the 11-year-old is in stable condition.

Police did not release additional details about the shooting.