A pair of suspects in a late November shooting on the west side of Hamilton saw their charges improved, according to police.
The Nov. 25 incident involved a 22-year-old man discovered by emergency crews with non-life-threatening injuries on the roads of Old Guelph and York just after 9:30 a.m. M.
Hamilton paramedics say the wounded man was in serious but stable condition as a result of gunshot wounds.
1 sent to hospital in West Hamilton shooting near York Road
A 31-year-old Hamilton man now faces eight charges, including assault with a weapon and attempted death.
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Another 32-year-old Hamilton man faces four charges, including aggravated assault and firing a firearm with intent to injure.
Combined, the two face 12 counts. The couple initially had eight offenses between them.
Detectives say the defendant and the wounded man know each other and believe the incident was a target.
The investigation is ongoing.
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