19-year-old woman arrested after Christmas Day shooting in Danville

22-year-old man was shot in arm

DANVILLE, Va. – Danville Police arrested a 19-year-old woman they say shot a man on Christmas Day.

Zacya Joyette faces one count of aggravated malicious wounding in connection with the shooting of a 22-year-old man in the 700 block of Grove Street.

The victim provided police with limited information at the time of the shooting, but after further investigation, they learned this was a domestic-related incident.

Joyette was arrested on Dec. 31, 2019, in Danville without incident.

She was initially held in the Danville City jail without a bond

ORIGINAL STORY - Publishe Dec. 26, 2019

A man is recovering from non-life-threatening injuries after being shot on Wednesday in Danville.

Police say they responded to the 700 block of Grove Street around 2 p.m. for a report of a man with a gunshot wound.

The 22-year-old victim was shot in the arm. He was taken to a hospital.

Police did not release any more information regarding the incident or any potential suspects.

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