13 Year Old Gun Shot Victim on Jamestown Road

A Gaylesville man was taken into custody Sunday evening by Sheriff’s Office investigators – following a shooting incident in Jamestown.

Chief Deputy Josh Summerford informed WEIS Radio News that deputies had responded to a residence on County Road 15 after receiving a 9-1-1 call that a minor had been shot.

63 year old Alvin Glen Wright was booked into the Cherokee County Detention Center on the charge of second degree assault.

Floyd EMS transported that victim – a 13 year old female – to a local hospital for treatment; no additional information regarding her condition has been made available.

Wright is currently being held without Bond.

At this time, no motive has been established.