19-Year-Old Shot and Killed; 16-Year-Old Arrested

From Glynn County Police:

On January 6, 2018 at about 11:15 AM the Glynn County Police Department responded to a residence at 123 North End Drive in reference to a shooing. Officers and emergency medical personnel arrived to find 19 year old Glynn County resident James Wooten injured from a gunshot wound. Mr. Wooten was transported via ambulance to the Southeast Georgia Health System – Brunswick Campus in critical condition. He was then transferred via helicopter to UF Shands hospital in Jacksonville, where he succumbed to his injuries.As a result of the investigation, a 16 year old Glynn County resident has been arrested in connection with Mr. Wooten’s death. The juvenile has been charged with Involuntary Manslaughter, Tampering with Evidence and Theft by Taking (firearm). If you have information about this case, please contact Investigator Stephanie Oliver at 912.554.7802.