A 13-year-old boy was arrested Tuesday in connection to a Sept. 2 shooting of an 11-year-old boy in the 4400 block of Grand Avenue, according to a news release from the Chattanooga Police Department.
Officers responded to a call of "unknown trouble" at around 4:30 p.m. at a residence and found the 11-year-old suffering from a gunshot wound. The juvenile was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.
After collecting evidence and conducting interviews, homicide investigators arrested the 13-year-old, who has been charged with aggravated assault and reckless endangerment. He is currently being held at the Hamilton County Juvenile Detention Center.
Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to call 423-698-2525 or submit a tip in the CPD Mobile App. Tipsters can remain anonymous.