Martinsville teenager arrested in N.C. shooting that injured two

By  | 

REIDSVILLE, N.C. (WDBJ7) A Martinsville teenager is in jail and charged with shooting two people on Thursday night in Reidsville, North Carolina.

Jalian Scales, 17, was arrested and charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury. He is being held at the Rockingham County Jail on a $5 million secured bond.

Reidsville police say they responded to a report of a shooting around 6 p.m. Thursday in the 500 block of McCoy Street. They found 10 people in the yard and two gunshot victims.

Both victims were taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call 336-347-2337.