SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - A Shreveport teenager has been arrested in connection to a shooting that hurt a young boy.
Police say 17-year-old Shuntaye Thomas was in an apartment at the Kingston Village Apartments when the gun he was holding went off.
An 8-year-old boy was hit in the foot and was taken to Oschner-LSU Health Center.
The boy is expected to recover.
Thomas has been charged with one count of illegal use of a weapon. He also faces charges of possession of narcotics, according to police.