Lake Wales, Florida -- Lake Wales Police have made an arrest in the ongoing investigation into the attempted murder of a man during a shooting on Sept. 16.
Police say several witnesses put 23-year-old Michael Gray at the scene of the shooting on C Street. They told police Gray was involved in an altercation going on in the area and that he got into a white SUV and started to leave the area, but stopped and got out.
He then made a statement about killing and shot at a person eight to nine times, hitting them once. He then fled the area.
Officers arrested Gray on Sept. 28 in connection with the shooting and have charged him with Attempted Murder. The victim remains in stable condition.
The investigation is still ongoing and police are asking anyone with any information to call Detective John Schwarze at 863-678-4223 ext. 257 or Heartland Crime Stoppers at 800-226-8477.