Decatur Police Arrest Juvenile for Allegedly Shooting Teen

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DECATUR, Ala (WHNT) — Decatur Police have arrested a juvenile after a Saturday incident where a 16-year-old female was shot.

It happened around 10:30 p.m. Saturday in the 1500 block of Marion Street.

The victim was visiting from Florida when she was shot.  She was flown by helicopter to Huntsville Hospital, and is in critical condition.

The juvenile suspect is charged with first degree assault, and is in the Tennessee Valley Juvenile Detention Center in Tuscumbia.