Arrest made after teen shot in Yazoo City

Arrest made after teen shot in Yazoo City
Yazoo City Police cruiser (Source: WLBT)

YAZOO CITY, Miss. (WLBT) - Yazoo City Police Department arrested a man after a shooting Wednesday.

Tywon Dashawn Dodd, 22, was taken into custody and charged with aggravated assault.

Dodd is accused of a shooting that happened on East Powell Street.

A 16-year-old was shot in the neck and airlifted to the hospital for treatment and surgery. Police Chief Jay Winstead says the teen is in stable condition.

It’s unclear what led up to the shooting.

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