A man is facing a long list of charges after allegedly shooting at a moving vehicle on Wednesday evening.
At approximately 6 p.m. police responded to multiple reports of a man shooting a gun on Baker Bay. Witnesses said they saw a man with a handgun fleeing the area, according to police.
Officer found and arrested the man within minutes and he was still in possession of a CZ-74 handgun and ammunition.
After an investigation, police say the suspect confronted an individual, but they were able to get in a vehicle and drive away.
The suspect fired the gun at the vehicle and hit it, according to police.
The driver lost control after leaving the area and hit a tree. The vehicle was towed for further investigation.
Police say no one was injured as a result of the shooting.
The suspect and victim were not known to one another.
The 35-year-old man appeared in court on Thursday afternoon on a total of 14 charges, including use of a firearm in the commission of an offence, discharging a firearm with intent to endanger life, assault with a weapon, discharging a restricted firearm in a place recklessly, breach of undertaking, three counts of possession a firearm contrary to a prohibition order, possession of a firearm with ammunition, possession of a firearm knowing its possession is unauthorized, unauthorized possession of a firearm, carrying a concealed weapon, possession of a weapon and pointing a firearm.
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