Omaha Police have arrested a man in connection with the shooting of a young girl in early June.  Willie Strickland is accused of shooting into a house near 41st and ida on June 5.

A bullet struck Taelor Fentress in the face as she celebrated her sixth birthday. She survived the shooting.  

Strickland has been booked for 1st degree assault, use of a gun to commit a felony and discharging a firearm at an occupied dwelling.