GARDINER, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- The shooting took place at this duplex at about 12:25am on 32 Spring Street.
Police say two couples had been hanging out together all night at the downstairs apartment.
They say 30-year old Paul Coyne shot the 26-year old victim in the leg who lived in the apartment. Police say both men had been arguing and alcohol may have played a role.
Police say Coyne fled in a car driven by his girl friend.
The Maine Department of Corrections established a command center at the Adult Probation Office in Augusta where they used investigators and probation officers to search for Mr. Coyne.
Paul Coyne was arrested around 2:00am this morning. He was found with his girlfriend and another relative. A handgun and some drugs were recovered.
Mr. Coyne will be in court this morning.