More charges laid against man accused in Fredericton shooting

Fredericton police say additional charges have been laid against a man arrested in a shooting a home in the city early last Friday morning.

Police say a 47-year old man who was shot remains in stable condition in hospital with what are believed to be non-life threatening injuries.

A 56-year old male suspect was arrested on an adjacent property a short time later and charged with pointing a firearm.

Police say Eldon Wayne McCoy of Fredericton was also charged this morning with aggravated assault, two counts of uttering threats and four more weapons charges.