10 Aug 2014

Arrest after Hutt Valley shooting

5:08 pm on 10 August 2014

Police have arrested a man wanted in relation to a shooting in the Hutt Valley on Friday.

Charles Davis was arrested by the armed offenders squad on Sunday afternoon at an address in the eastern Hutt Valley.

On Friday, a 20-year-old man walked to Hutt Hospital after being shot through the hand by a bullet at an address on Harley Grove.

Police say that man has been discharged from hospital following surgery.

Mr Davis is expected to appear in the Hutt Valley District Court on Monday morning facing charges of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.

Police say more charges are being considered.