CLARKSDALE, MS (WMC) - An 18-year-old was shot and killed in Clarksdale, Mississippi, on Wednesday night.
Clarksdale Police Department said the shooting happened in the 1000 block of King Street after 4 p.m.
Police said the 18-year-old, a senior at Clarksdale High School, was shot once in the arm and once in the chest. He was taken to the hospital where he died.
Family members confirmed 18-year-old Dayeveon Hill was the victim. Family said he played football and had just signed on as a running back for Pearl River Community College.
Police took another 18-year-old into custody.
Police said they will not release names of the suspect until formal charges are filed.