JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (WIVB)–The suspect in a Jamestown shooting is facing multiple charges tonight.
Investigators tell News 4 during an altercation at 834 Prendergast Ave., just before 2:30 p.m. on Monday, 27-year-old Jorge Medina-Tirando pulled out a pistol and shot several rounds, striking a man twice while he was on the porch.
Jamestown Police say the victim suffered serious injuries and is undergoing surgery at UPMC Hamot in Erie, PA.
Police located Medina-Tirando at an address on Euclid Avenue, and investigators later recovered the loaded weapon in a wooded area near where the shooting happened.
He’s being charged with assault and criminal possession of a weapon and is awaiting arraignment in the city jail.
There’s no additional information on the victim’s condition at this time.
Officials say additional charges could be coming following further investigation.