( March 10, 2013 ) Jackson TN - Saturday Night Shooting Leads to 16-Year-Old Male Injured and 15-Year-Old Male in Custody for Attempted Murder Jackson police arrested a 15-year-old male last night after he shot a 16-year-old male once in the abdomen and shot at a 20-year-old man.
Investigators have charged the teen with two counts of attempted murder. He is being held at the Madison County Juvenile Detention Center pending a detention hearing Monday in Juvenile Court.
At 9:36 p.m. Saturday, police were called to a shooting at Wedgewood Apartments, 961 Old Hickory Blvd. A 16-year-old male was found with a gunshot wound to the side. He was transported by ambulance to Jackson-Madison County General Hospital where he was admitted. He is currently in stable condition in the intensive care unit. Witnesses identified the 15-year-old male as the shooter. Officers took him into custody, about 30 minutes after the shooting, at his home on Tracewood Cove.
Investigators learned that the shooting stemmed from a fight earlier in the evening.
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