Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Columbia police have arrested two menin connection with last year'sshooting of a four-year-old girl.
Officers took 30-year-old Aaron Maurice Battle and 23-year-old Anthony Leroy Doctor into custody, charging them with possession of a weapon by a person convicted of a violent crime and unlawful carrying of a pistol.
Last July, the victim was shot at the Colony Apartments off Bailey Street in Columbia. The girl recovered from her injuries.
Investigators determined that the shooting erupted from a dispute between gang members, and that the girl was hit bya stray bullet that went into her apartment.
Officers initially arrested 22-year-old Marcus Gantt, who they believed fired the shot that hit the girl. Columbia police believe Battle and Gantt were in the car that Gantt was trying to shoot at.