16-year-old arrested after shooting

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A 16-year-old Hattiesburg boy is behind bars after shooting a girl in the head.

The shooting occured at 10 p.m. near the 1300 block of Arledge Street. Police said Anthony Crosby shot a female outside of a home.

The victim was taken to Forrest General and is currently listed in critical condition.

Crosby was arrested and charged with aggravated assault, which could be upgraded to murder, depending on the survival of the victim.

So far, no motive has been determined.