RCMP have charged a Black Lake man with attempted murder, following a shooting earlier this week.

Mounties were called to Disain Road early Wednesday morning to find an injured man.

Police said two people approached the victim, where a firearm was discharged. The injured man was taken to hospital in serious condition.

Brent Cook was arrested at a home in Black Lake Thursday evening. Cook is charged with: Attempted murder with a firearm, discharge a firearm with intent, aggravated assault, reckless discharge of a firearm and unlawfully cause bodily harm.

Cook appeared in La Ronge court via telephone today.