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The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office has arrested a man for shooting another man in the face.

Just after 4:45 p.m. Sunday, police were called to the Circle K in Pontchatoula where they found a man with a gunshot wound to his face.

Acadian Ambulance transported the victim to the trauma unit in New Orleans and he is said to be in stable condition.

Detectives questioned witnesses and found that Kenneth 'Baron' Baker shot the man.

Overnight, Sunday night, deputies located Baker during a traffic stop in Ponchatoula, and he was taken into custody without incident and transported to Tangipahoa Parish jail.

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