(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) A St. Joseph man has been charged in the weekend shooting of a 16-year-old girl.
Buchanan County prosecutors charged Ronald Callaway, 34, with felony second-degree assault and armed criminal action.
Police said the shooting happened at a home on the 6800 block of Ollmeda St. around 6:00 p.m. on Saturday.
According to court documents, Callaway was in an argument with another person when he grabbed a shot gun and allegedly fired a shot hitting the 16-year-old girl in the arm and back as she tried to run away.
The teen suffered a collapsed lung.
Court documents also accuse Callaway of attempting to set the couch on fire with a torch.