Charges laid in Little Italy shooting

A 34-year-old man has been charged in connection with a daytime shooting in Little Italy.

Ottawa Police say Jamal Mohamed was one of three people taken into custody during operations on Rochester Street and Jasmine Crescent.

The other two were released unconditionally.

Mohamed is charged with recklessly discharging a firearm along with other weapon offenses.

Drug-related charges are also expected.

A 52-year-old man suffered a leg injury in the shooting Thursday afternoon.