UPDATE: Arrest made in Taco Bell shooting

Revenge appears to be the motive

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - UPDATE: 03/20 - Huntsville Police say they have made an arrest in Sunday night's shooting which seriously injured a teenager at the Taco Bell on North Memorial Parkway.

Police say 19-year old Donovan Keith Little, of Huntsville, has been charged with Attempted Murder.

The teenager was inside Taco Bell, waiting in line. Police say Little walked in, pulled a gun and shot the 15-year old before leaving the store. Little later turned himself in to Huntsville Police.

Police say the Taco Bell shooting stemmed from a August 2015 incident inside a home in the 2500 Block of Holmes Avenue.

In that shooting, police say that Little was the victim, and the victim from Sunday night's Taco Bell incident was the shooter. Police say the teen was charged with Assault 2nd degree in the Holmes Avenue shooting.

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The sudden confusion just south of the intersection of Memorial Parkway and Sparkman Drive on Sunday evening was because of a shooting and a subsequent search for a suspect.

A "possible suspect" was apprehended a short time after the shooting which happened just before 9 PM, according to Huntsville Police Sgt. Thigpen.

According to Sgt. Thigpen, the shooting happened inside the Taco Bell on Memorial Parkway after an altercation involving at least two men: the "possible suspect" and the victim who was transported to the hospital.

No names have been released.

In a press briefing about an hour after the initial shooting call, Sgt. Thigpen said the victim may have been shot multiple times and there were multiple witnesses who were kept inside the restaurant to give official statements.

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