- Associated Press - Friday, May 12, 2017

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Authorities have arrested a man they say shot a 3-year-old boy in the shoulder.

Police in Trenton Friday said 19-year-old Tah’von Gross was arrested and charged in the shooting around 8:15 p.m. Thursday.

The boy remained hospitalized in stable condition.

It wasn’t immediately clear if Gross had an attorney to comment on his behalf.

Trenton police Det. Lt. Stephen Varn says the shooting occurred Thursday night in the West Ward neighborhood. The boy was outside when the gunfire struck him in the shoulder.

The Mercer County Shooting Response Team is investigating the incident.

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