SAVANNAH, GA (March 30, 2017) – The Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Violent Crimes Unit arrested Byron Kenneth Gilland, 17, on Mar. 30 for reckless conduct.

On Nov. 18, 2016, a 16-year-old male was at a friend’s house in the 900 block of Debbie Road. While there, Gilland’s actions led to the 16-year-old receiving second degree burns.

Gilland turned himself in at SCMPD Headquarters today, Mar. 30, and was charged with reckless conduct.