Farmington — A Shiprock man was arrested in connection with Friday night's shooting at Chaco River Apartments in Shiprock.
Shiprock Criminal Investigations officers arrested Victor Tyler, 44, on Tuesday. He is expected to appear Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Albuquerque.
At about 9:30 p.m. Friday, Navajo Nation police officers responded to a disturbance at Chaco River Apartments, off of U.S. Highway 491.
An altercation ensued, and Tyler was shot. His wounds were not life-threatening.
An officer was also stabbed in the foot. The identity of the officer has not been released.
The FBI and Navajo Nation Division of Public Safety are investigating the shooting.