Deputies arrested the teen accused of breaking into a home and shooting his partner in crime.

Bibb County deputies arrested 16-year-old Aurie Mathis for shooting and killing 41-year-old James Robert Young, Jr.

The two were allegedly burglarizing a home on Bradstone Circle.

Deputies say the pair were running out of the house when Mathis turned and fired a shot back towards the house, but instead hit Young in the head.

Mathis is in the Macon Regional Detention Center.