A 52-year-old Regina man has been arrested Tuesday in connection to a shooting near Southey, Sask.

Arnett Cyril Langfried has been charged with attempted murder, said police.

" A 52-year-old male from Regina has been charged with attempted murder in relation to the shooting of a 58-year old Southey area man," said RCMP spokeswoman Christine Niemczyk. "The investigation started Monday the 24th when the initial gun shot was reported at 11:00 a.m."

The victim, whose name has not  been released, was rushed to hospital, where he is expected to survive.  Langfried will appear in court in Regina Wednesday.

Southey is located about 58 kilometres north of Regina.