‘Armed and dangerous’ teen arrested after injuring man in Vicksburg shooting

‘Armed and dangerous’ teen arrested after injuring man in Vicksburg shooting
Isaiah Smith, 17

VICKSBURG, Miss. (WLBT) - Vicksburg police have made an arrest in connection to a shooting that left a man injured.

17-year-old Isaiah Leshun Smith has been charged with aggravated assault for the shooting of 28-year-old Desmond Taylor.

Taylor was shot once in the leg on Friday, August 23rd.

According to a witness, Smith arrived at the scene in a gold 2011 Nissan Altima and argued with Taylor shortly before shooting him.

Taylor was transported to Merit Health River Region Hospital, where he was last listed in stable condition.

17-year-old Isaiah Smith; Source: Vicksburg PD
17-year-old Isaiah Smith; Source: Vicksburg PD

Smith was out on bond for another shooting when this incident happened.

He will appear in Vicksburg Municipal Court on Friday at 10:00 a.m. to face charges. He is currently being held in the Madison County Jail without bond.

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