A second person has been arrested in relation to the shooting of a Wellington taxi driver on Saturday night.
The 17-year-old Lower Hutt woman appeared in Wellington District Court yesterday charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm and unlawful possession of a firearm.
Police earlier arrested a 26-year-old man who was found at a Strathmore address. He was charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.
The driver, Alem Tessema, was shot in the shoulder on Saturday night.
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He said a man and a woman in his taxi had been acting erratically when he was driving them.
When they got out of the car the man allegedly shot him in the shoulder, Tessema said.
Anyone else with any information in relation to this incident can call the Wellington Police on 04 381 2000, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.