16-year-old arrested in drive-by shooting of 2-year-old playing outside

Published 12:09 pm Tuesday, November 3, 2020

A Mississippi teen has been arrested in the drive-by shooting of a 2-year-old.

Jackson police arrested Cortavious Kendrick in the Oct. 28 shooting on Marwood Drive in Jackson.

Kendrick has been charged with aggravated assault.

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Police say the toddler was playing outside when shots were fired from a dark-colored vehicle.

The child was transported to a Jackson hospital, where