Vandalia Man Arrested in Connection with Louisiana Shooting
Authorities confirm a man is held in the Pike County Jail after a shooting in Louisiana. Sheriff Stephen Korte says 18-year-old Aaron Weatherby of Vandalia was placed on a 24-hour hold. No formal charges were filed as of Wednesday afternoon. Weatherby was taken into custody Tuesday night at an apartment in Vandalia.
Police report that the incident began shortly after noon Tuesday with the complaint of a suspicious vehicle in the 400 block of North Fifth Street in Louisiana. Shots were reported, and one person who was a passenger in the suspicious vehicle received a minor injury. Police have not released the victim’s name or medical status.
Authorities say the shooting apparently involved a dispute between the suspects and the victim.