Man arrested in connection to Vancouver shooting of teen

Police and U.S. marshals take 20-year-old Andrew W. Adams-Mott into custody Wednesday on southbound Interstate 5 in Vancouver. (Photo: Katie Peery)

Police said they arrested on Wednesday a 20-year-old man in connection to a shooting earlier this month that left a 17-year-old girl wounded.

Officers responded to East 33rd Street and F Street at around 8:50 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 10 after receiving a report of shots fired.

When they arrived, they found the 17-year-old girl with a gunshot wound.

Police say the suspect had fled the scene before officers arrived.

The girl was taken to a local hospital and was expected to survive. There is a YouCaring page set up for her.

On Wednesday, Vancouver police and U.S. Marshals arrested Andrew W. Adams-Mott on Interstate 5 in Vancouver.

He was taken to the Clark County Jail where he faces charges of assault 1 and robbery 1.

Police said there could be more arrests.

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