Leamington man in pellet gun shooting identified

OPPThe man arrested on Friday in Leamington for shooting another male in the face and body with a pellet gun has been arraigned in court and identified.

Brandon Gibbs, age 33, of Leamington was arrested and taken for a bail hearing.

He has been charged with aggravated assault, using a firearm while committing an offence, carrying a concealed weapon, using a firearm while committing an offence, carrying a concealed weapon, discharging a firearm with intent to wound, possession of a weapon for dangerous purposes, pointing a firearm and two counts of disobeying a court order.

The victim, who was known to his assailant, was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.