Man charged after woman shot in ankle

A man has been charged after police were called to the 4600 block of Soucie Ave. in Terrace early Sunday morning, where they found a woman who'd been shot in the ankle.

A man has been charged after police were called to the 4600 block of Soucie Ave. in Terrace early Sunday morning, where they found a woman who’d been shot in the ankle.

At 3:41 a.m. Sunday, August 14, Terrace RCMP received a shots fired complaint.

An RCMP press release issued today said that several people were partying when an altercation broke out, resulting in one man allegedly pulling out a handgun and firing it.

The women was taken to Mills Memorial Hospital where she was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

The male allegedly fled the scene with the gun, but turned himself in to police later that day, said the RCMP press release.

Kalon David Taron, 25, from Edmonton, Alberta has been charged with assault, possession of a weapon dangerous to the public for the purpose of committing an offense, possession of a loaded restricted firearm without being the holder of a license and assault with a weapon.