Aster Ave. shooting leaves one in critical condition

Published 10:57 am Sunday, July 27, 2014

The Troy Police Department has arrested one person in connection with a Saturday night shooting.

Troy Police Chief Jimmy Ennis said officers responded to an incident on the 100 block of Aster Avenue at approximately 8:10 p.m. Saturday. At the scene, officers found one 17-year-old male suffering from one gunshot wound. The victim was transported to Troy Regional Medical Center, and later to Dothan, in critical condition.

TPD detectives have arrested an 18-year-old male in connection with the incident, however no names were released because the investigation in ongoing. The suspect has been charged with Assault in the first degree.

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