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A 22-year-old Paoli man was arrested in the shooting of a Bedford man earlier this week.

Damion Young, 22, was arrested for Attempted Murder Level 1 Felony and Aggravated Battery Level 3 Felony. 

The investigation is ongoing. 

Tuesday night the Paoli Police Department responded to a call of possible shots being fired on Monon Drive. 

Once on scene, officers spoke to the residence of 122 Monon Drive and were told that Thomas Zachary Pemberton, 26, from Bedford had come to the residence and was asked to leave. 

It was reported that while at the residence,  Young, and Pemberton spoke briefly.

Young then asked Pemberton to leave the residence. Pemberton then reportedly left the residence in his vehicle, striking a parked car as he left.

Pemberton then drove by the residence several times. Witnesses then reported that they heard what seemed to be gunshots.

Pemberton then went to a residence in Bedford and was taken to a local hospital where he was found to have suffered a gunshot to his neck.

Pemberton was then flown to a Louisville Hospital for further treatment.

Indiana State Police Detective Shane Staggs then located and spoke to Damion Young.

During the investigation, it was found that Young had shot Pemberton. Young was taken into custody and lodged in the Orange County Jail.

Assisting at the scene was the Paoli Police Department and Orange County Sheriffs Department.