Teen found suffering from gunshot wound at Texarkana apartment complex
Police say they’ve determined that it was accidental; 1 person arrested
TEXARKANA, Texas (KSLA) — Police have arrested someone on a weapons charge in connection with a shooting Tuesday morning in Texarkana, Texas.
Thomas Jones, 18, faces a charge of unlawfully carrying a weapon.
Authorities said they also have determined that the shooting was accidental.
It happened Nov. 22 sometime around 9 a.m. at the Town North Apartments on Elizabeth Street. Police say when they got there, they found a female suffering from a gunshot wound. She was taken to a local hospital.
Police say the victim is a 16-year-old girl who was shot in the abdomen. At this time, it’s unclear how serious her injuries are.
We will continue to update this developing story as we learn more.
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