WEST TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — A West Terre Haute man was charged with aggravated battery and criminal recklessness for allegedly shooting another man in the leg Monday.
According to the Vigo County Sheriff’s Department, 30-year-old John Cooper was arrested Tuesday following an investigation into an incident on Woodland Drive in West Terre Haute.
The Terre Haute Special Response Team was called in to assist with the arrest.
Cooper was transported to the Vigo County Jail where he is being held on $50,000 cash only bond.
The victim was treated and released from a local hospital.