CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A 12-year-old boy was shot and police say they have arrested the person responsible.

The incident happened in the after Monday afternoon in the 2600 block of North Pine Street.

The boy was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Police identified Daquan Westbook, 17, as the suspect during the investigation. He was arrested Friday without incident.

Westbrook is charged with three counts of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill, two counts of discharging a firearm into occupied property and damage to property.

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