Suspect Arrested in Court Street Shooting

Ladarrius Ollison (Courtesy: Montgomery County Sheriff's Office)
Ladarrius Ollison (Courtesy: Montgomery County Sheriff's Office)

By John Shryock - bio | email

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Authorities have arrested a young man in connection with the Tuesday shooting of a 16-year-old boy near the WSFA-TV studios.

Sixteen year old Ledarrius Ollison of Huntley Drive is in custody this afternoon, charged with Robbery 1st Degree and Assault in the 2nd Degree.

Ollison is accused of shooting a 16-year-old boy in the lower back after an apparent argument on Court Street. The victim has not been identified.

The suspect was taken to the Montgomery County Jail and is being held on $75,000 bond.

Investigators say he will be charged as an adult.

Authorities on the scene told WSFA 12 News the victim's injuries were not considered life-threatening.