One person has been arrested in connection with a shooting early Wednesday morning in Hamilton.
The shooting occurred at about 2:20 a.m. at Hensley and South 11th Street, according to Hamilton police Sgt. Brian Robinson.
One person — Jeremy Hubert Jones, 34, of Hamilton — suffered non-life threatening injuries, he said.
William Courtney Beamon, 36, of Hamilton, pistol-whipped Jones in the face and then shot him, according to police.
Jones and Beamon “are acquaintances and they know each other,” Robinson said. “They got into a verbal argument and an altercation and a little bit of a disagreement over some issues.”
Police were able to track Beamon down a few blocks away from the crime scene, according to Robinson.
“Beamon is well know to officers and not a stranger at all,” he said.
Beamon is charged with felonious assault, a second degree felony, and was also arrested on nine bench warrants and a failure to appear — 10 warrants total.
The weapon used in the attack against Jones was also recovered by police.