Allentown police have charged a teenager with attempted homicide in connection with the shooting of another teenager near a school.

Police have arrested Shatiek Ransome, 16, a student at Dieruff High School.

He's facing charges in connection with last Wednesday's shooting near William Allen High School.

Police say a 15-year-old female Allen student was shot in the leg.

Ransome is being held in Lehigh County Prison on $1 million bail.