Moncton man arrested following Wednesday night incident involving firearm discharging, woman injured - Blog - K945
March 21, 2019 | by: Aaron Armstrong

Moncton man arrested following Wednesday night incident involving firearm discharging, woman injured

Codiac RCMP have arrested a 32-year-old Moncton man following an incident Thursday night involving a firearm discharging & a woman being injured.

Jake Allen Woods appeared in Moncton Provincial Court on March 21 and was charged with:

• discharging a firearm while being reckless as to the life or safety of another person;
• discharging a firearm knowing that, or being reckless to, another person being present;
• careless use of a firearm;
• possession of a prohibited weapon without a licence.

On March 20, 2019, at around 11 p.m., members of the Codiac Regional RCMP responded to a residence on High Street in Moncton after receiving a call of a gunshot.

A 40-year-old woman was injured and transported to hospital with what are believed to be non-life-threatening injuries.

Jake Allen Woods has been remanded into custody and is scheduled to return to court on March 25 for a bail hearing.