By WCCO-TV

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Authorities in St. Cloud say a man was arrested Thursday in connection to a weekend shooting that left a man fighting for his life.

The St. Cloud Police Department says they arrested a 34-year-old man Thursday night after performing a “high-risk traffic stop” at a gas station parking lot on the 2200 block of Division Street West.

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The man, who is from St. Cloud, was apprehended without incident, authorities say, adding that they had tried to arrest him at a home earlier in the day.

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Investigators say the man was wanted in connection to an early Sunday morning shooting near the intersection of 7th Avenue and 7th Street South.

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They say the suspect shot an acquaintance, a 42-year-old man from St. Cloud, who suffered multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries.