Three juvenile offenders have been charged with attempted murder in the March 15th shooting of a 13 year old child on 18th Avenue in Center Point. Jefferson County Sheriff’s Detectives have charged two 17 year old’s and a 14 year old in the shooting. The 14 year old was taken into custody and housed at Jefferson County Family Court. The two 17 year old’s are being held at the Jefferson County jail. At the last update the victim was reported as being in stable condition. The shooting appears to be the result of a neighborhood feud. This investigation is continuing.
The missing child, 4-year-old Jarren Austin, Jr., who was reported earlier as missing has been located and is safe.