An arrest has been made in connection with a fatal shooting on Christmas Eve.
Officials with Metro Nashville Police said 18-year-old James Nicholas Jones has been charged with reckless homicide in the shooting death of 16-year-old Luan Le.
Le was shot and killed inside his Wilclay Drive home back on Christmas Eve.
According to police, Jones admitted to shooting his friend while handling a pistol. He reportedly told detectives he then panicked and fled.
Jones was also charged with aggravated burglary in relation to a December 17 break-in at a Comet Drive home.
During that incident, police said electronics and cash were taken. The stolen items were allegedly recovered from Le’s residence during the homicide investigation.
A warrant for Jones' arrest was issued Tuesday night.