Dimitri Gatis 21 arrested over attempted murder of his brother

Alex Gatis

Police have arrested a man after a 16-year-old boy was shot in the stomach yesterday morning.,

Just after 9.30am yesterday, police and emergency services were called to a house in Malurus Avenue, after reports that a man had fired a shot through a window and hit a boy inside the house.

The victim was taken to the Royal Adelaide Hospital in a serious but stable condition.

Following investigations Western District Detectives arrested and charged a 21-year-old man from Lockleys with attempted murder, firearms offences and trafficking in a controlled drug.  He did not apply for bail and will appear in the Port Adelaide Magistrates Court this morning.