FAYETTEVILLE (KNWA) — The Fayetteville police department has made two arrests in relation to a shooting in east Fayetteville involving a teen who was shot in the neck on Friday, September 6, 2019.
On Tuesday, Oct. 1, at about 6 p.m., Fayetteville detectives arrested two juveniles.
One juvenile was charged with attempted capital murder, tampering with physical evidence, aggravated robbery and minor in possession of a handgun.
The second juvenile was charged as an accomplice to attempted capital murder, aggravated robbery and tampering with physical evidence.
The shooting happened at approximately 1:41 p.m. at 780 East Bryan Lane, according to police.
The victim, Austin King, 17, was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Leads have been developed in the past three weeks and investigators have been conducting interviews and executing search warrants.