Police make arrest in shooting of 12-year-old girl - CBS46 News

Police make arrest in shooting of 12-year-old girl

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DeKalb county police have made an arrest in the shooting of a 12-year-old girl in the 2000 block of Flat Shoals Road.

The situation started as a dispute, according to police.

Someone fired a shot, and the bullet hit the child. She was not the intended target, according to police.

The victim was taken to the hospital.

David Tatum, 22,  was arrested around 8:30 p.m. without incident at the apartment complex where the shooting occurred, according to DeKalb County police spokesperson, Mekka Parrish.

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