MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - The Meridian Police Department has made an arrest in connection with a shooting in mid-January shooting that involved a 9-year-old child.
MPD spokesperson Lt. Rita Jack says 29-year-old Angela Shantel Chaney surrendered to police on a charge of contributing to the delinquency of a child.
Chaney's initial bond was set at $75,000 but was reduced to $10,000 during her initial appearance in court.
Meridian police say the child who was hurt has been released from the hospital and is recovering well at home.
The MPD says the 8-year-old child who committed the shooting is now in the custody of Child Protective Services until Chaney meets all requirements established by Department of Human Services.