Arrest made after child is shot

A boy was shot at a home on Kents Mill Road on Feb. 11, according to the Louisa County Sheriff’s Office. A family member was arrested in connection with the shooting.

Deputies responded to the home at about 4:15 p.m. in response to a report about a person being shot by a family member. The victim had suffered at least one gunshot wound and was taken to a hospital for treatment.

After an investigation, the family member was arrested. The sheriff's office has not yet identified the person arrested or the juvenile's age.

The case remains under investigation. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Louisa County Sheriff’s Office at 540-967-1234 or Crime Stoppers at 800-346-1466.

Last updated at 12:34 p.m. on Feb. 12


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