A man has been arrested in connection to a shooting that hospitalized another near J.H. Rose High School's practice field Wednesday afternoon.

About 6:30 p.m. the department announced on social media that Shamel Rashad Arrington, 19, had been arrested and was en route to the Pitt County Detention Center in connection to the shooting.

Contact Ginger Livingston at glivingston@reflector.com or 252-329-9570.