One man was arrested and charged today and Weldon police continue to look for another person in the July 2 shooting of a 14-year-old juvenile on Corbitt Drive.
In the gallery: Arrington, left, and Green
Sergeant Lee Mason said in a statement Jesse Jamar Arrington was taken into custody by the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office on a warrant related to the shooting.
Arrington was charged with attempted murder, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and discharging a weapon into an occupied dwelling causing serious injury.
Arrington received a $300,000 secured bond and August 7 court date.
Mason said it is still not clear why the shooting took place.
The police department is still attempting to locate Wilson Green.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the police department at 252-536-3136 or Crimestoppers at 252-583-4444.