According to police, 21-year-old Arthur Jones shot 26-year-old Johnny Phillips around 9:30p.m. Monday in the 600 block of N. 6th Avenue. Police say Phillips was shot 3 times while riding his moped.
Officers say they believe Jones and Phillips knew each other and think the two had talked on the phone shortly before the shooting, and According to Phillips, Jones had tried to rob him a week ago.
Phillips, who police say was arrested in August on drug charges, is currently being treated for non-life threatening injuries. Jones is also in the hospital after police say he suffered a self inflicted gunshot wound. After checking himself into the hospital, police say Jones said he'd been stabbed. However, Investigators say their investigation revealed he likely shot himself while either placing a gun into or taking it out of his waistband.