Port Elizabeth police officers have arrested a 25-year-old man. He is suspected of four counts of attempted murder.
According to police spokesperson Col Priscilla Naidu, the officers received a tip-off about the location of the suspect. He was arrested at his house in Gelvandale.
The arrest follows the incident in which the suspects started a shootout with three men on the corner of Springbok and Tobias Streets.
During the shootout, a 10-year-old boy was hurt. He was shot in the upper arm.
The alleged perpetrator is expected to appear in the Port Elizabeth Magistrates’ Court.