A man wanted in connection with a shooting that left another man in critical condition has been arrested by London police.

Jacob Patrick Sturgeon, 22, of London was arrested on Friday in London.

Sturgeon is charged with several offences related to a shooting in Old East Village that left a man with life-threatening injuries.

Officers responded to the area of Dundas and English streets late June 21 for a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

He was transported to hospital in critical condition but has since been released.

Sturgeon is facing more than half-a-dozen charges including:

  • aggravated assault
  • discharge firearm with intent to wound/endanger life or prevent arrest
  • possess loaded/unloaded firearm, weapon, prohibited device or ammunition
  • careless use of firearm, weapon, prohibited device or ammunition
  • use firearm during commission of an indictable offence
  • possession of a prohibited or restricted weapon or prohibited device knowing no authority
  • pointing a firearm.