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Arrest Made In Connection To January Shooting

In Meridian, an arrest was made in connection with the January shooting of the 9-year-old girl who was shot by her 8-year-old cousin.

This week, on Monday, 29-year-old Angela Shantel Chaney surrendered to the Meridian Police Department on the charge of contributing to the delinquency of a child.

Chaney is the mother of the 8-year-old that committed the shooting, who is currently in the custody of Child Protective Services, until she meets all requirements established by department of human services.

She had an initial bond of $75,000 that was reduced to $10,000 during her initial appearance on Thursday, and is now out on bond as the case heads to grand jury.

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