Man arrested in connection with shooting
Police said yesterday that they took a man into custody in connection with a Thursday night shooting that left one woman hospitalized.
According to reports, shortly after 10 p.m., two women were on Amos Ferguson Street when they got into an argument with a man they knew. The man then shot at them before running away.
One of the injured women was taken to the hospital, where she was last listed in stable condition, and the other declined medical attention.
Police also have a man in custody in connection with an armed robbery that happened early yesterday morning.
According to reports, shortly before 1 a.m., a man was walking on Quarry Mission Road when he was approached by a man armed with a gun. The victim was robbed of a gold chain and a cell phone.
Police who responded to the incident searched the immediate area and arrested a 20-year-old male of Hospital Lane in connection with this incident.