DANVILLE, Va. – Danville Police have made an arrest in a Christmas Day shooting on Grove Street.
19-year-old Zacya S. Joyette is charged with aggravated malicious wounding in the incident, which sent a 22-year-old man to the hospital.
Police were called to the 700 block of Grove Street on the afternoon of Dec. 25 and found the victim with a gunshot wound to his arm. He was treated in the emergency room of Soval Health Hospital and later released.
Police cordoned off the area with yellow crime scene tape and searched a wooded lot on Grove Street for the shooter.
The man was uncooperative and provided limited information at the time of the shooting. After further investigation, investigators determined that this was a domestic incident.
Joyette was arrested in Danville on December 31, without incident. She was initially held in the Danville City jail without a bond.