MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The man who police took into custody after a woman was shot multiple times Sunday evening has been identified.

Police in Farmington say they are holding 36-year-old Nicholas Orion Carlson at Dakota County Jail on suspicion of first-degree assault.

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Officers went to the 18300 block of Exodus Court, where they found a 25-year-old female victim in the yard of the residence with multiple gunshot wounds.

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She was taken to the hospital and is recovering after surgery.

Police said Carlson stayed inside the residence and refused to exit for some time before eventually — after roughly an hour and a half — emerging from the house unarmed.

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He was arrested and is now awaiting charges.