August 20, 2014

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Lorain man arrested for shooting

LORAIN – A man was arrested Thursday night in connection with the early morning shooting at the Pearl Gate Bar.

Police have charged Christopher Jones, 31, of Lorain with felonious assault.

Lorain police Lt. Mark Carpentiere said Jones may face additional charges.

William M. Charles, 32, was shot once in the chest with a handgun after a confrontation at the bar shortly before 2 a.m. Thursday, Carpentiere said.

Charles remains at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland, where he was listed in fair condition.