Felon arrested in connection with East Nashville shooting

Posted at 6:49 PM, Jan 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-24 19:49:31-05

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Metro Nashville Police officials arrested a man in connection to a weekend shooting in East Nashville.

On Friday night, officers arrested 34-year-old, convicted felon Christopher J. Jones. He was charged with aggravated assault and other gun charges.

Police say he shot a 27-yr-old acquaintance in a parking lot adjacent to Beyond the Edge bar on South 11th Street Sunday.

The victim is recovering and is expected to be OK