LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A teenager from Carrollton, Ky. is accused of shooting another teen multiple times.

Officers say on Sunday, 19-year-old Caleb Mershall pulled a pistol out of his back pocket and shot 18-year-old Kyle Akers multiple times in the midsection.

Akers was taken to the Carroll County Memorial Hospital, and was eventually transferred to University Hospital.

Mershall was found at his father's house, and arrested for assault and tampering with physical evidence.

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