13-Year-Old Arrested For Murder Of Dylan Milam

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A 13-year-old boy is charged with murder in a Colbert County teen’s death.  Dylan Milam was shot last weekend.

Authorities arrested the 13-year-old just after 5:30 p.m. Thursday.  Since he is a juvenile, his name is not being released.

The teen is appearing in court for a closed hearing today.  He is being held in the Tennessee Valley Juvenile Detention Center in Tuscumbia.

Photos of Dylan Milam (Facebook)

The shooting happened at a home on Hatton School Road. Sheriff’s investigators had previously say Milam and the 13-year-old were walking outside to shoot targets when the gun accidentally discharged and struck Milam in the neck.

Milam was a student at Colbert County High School.