BILLINGS — Police on Tuesday identified the victim of a Monday afternoon shooting as a 16-year-old boy.
Lt. Brandon Wooley said in a press release a 17-year-old boy has been arrested as a suspect in the shooting that happened at about 5:05 p.m. at 204 Prickett Lane.
Wooley said the suspect is being held at Youth Services on a possible charge of assault with a weapon.
The names of the victim and suspect have not been released, and the condition of the victim who was taken to a hospital was also not released.
Wooley said investigators believe there was some type of disturbance related to the shooting, but he did not elaborate further.