A teen was in custody Monday morning after police say he shot at a car multiple times at a convenience store parking lot, injuring one man while a 3-year-old girl escaped the gunfire, police said.
The shooting occurred about 11:30 p.m. Sunday at Circle K in the 1200 block of Oakland Boulevard.
Police arrested the suspect, identified as 17-year-old Demarcus Jarrell Ladkin. Details about the arrest and the teen's residence and other information were not disclosed.
The shooting occurred when a 42-year-old man, whom police did not identify, asked two other men he believed were being disrespectful to his girlfriend to leave her alone.
Ladkin is accused of shooting the man.
The man managed to get into his vehicle and drive away, police said. But as he fled, along with his girlfriend and the todder, police say Ladkin shot at the vehicle numerous times.
The man went to a local hospital with what police described as non-life-threatening injuries.
Domingo Ramirez Jr., 817-390-7763