Ball man arrested following weekend shooting
A Ball man was arrested for aggravated second-degree battery following an altercation over the weekend.
RPSO responded to Birkland Drive in Ball in reference to a shooting on November 17.
Witnesses said the suspect, Cadden Barker, 18, engaged in a verbal altercation with the victim. Barker allegedly armed himself with a firearm and shot the victim during the altercation.
Detectives and deputies were able to develop sufficient probable cause for Barker's arrest in reference to aggravated second-degree battery.
Barker was transported and booked into the Rapides Parish Detention Center. He was released the following day after posting a $10,000 bond.
The victim was transported to a local area hospital and is in stable condition.