Almost a week after a man was rushed into surgery after a Dogwood Avenue shooting, police have arrested a 20-year-old man suspected of the crime, according to a release.
Police announced Thursday that EronJavel Tylee Davidson was arrested at an unspecified time and place this week. He pleaded not guilty to his aggravated assault charge in Recorder's Court Thursday, where his case was bound over to the Muscogee County Superior Court.
Davidson is accused of shooting the victim at 1292 Dogwood Avenue Sunday around 3 p.m. The suspect was initially described as a 20 to 25-year-old, 6-foot black man with shoulder length dreads who weighed around 170 pounds. The suspect fled the area in a small, red 4-door car, according to earlier reports.
The victim is still in the hospital, according to the release. Police initially announced that he was in stable condition.
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The investigation is still ongoing. Anyone with additional info is encouraged to contact Columbus Police Sgt. Andrew Tyner at (706) 225-4293.