Decatur Shooting Victim Arrested After Attempted Burglary


A shooting victim in Decatur has now been arrested on drug and gun charges.

Akease Wright, 20, and his 12-year-old brother were shot Wednesday morning after a man broke into his home.

Police arrested Wright after finding guns, marijuana, and heroin in his house. Wright is facing multiple charges, including unlawful possession of a firearm and possession of a controlled substance.

As of Friday, Wright is in custody on $250,000 bond.

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