Man injured in Overbrook shooting overnight

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Ottawa police are investigating after a man was shot overnight in Overbrook and sent to hospital with non life-threatening injuries. 

Police say they responded to the shooting on Prince Albert Street around 12:50 a.m. Thursday. 

No arrests have been made as police continue their investigation. 

A second shooting was reported shortly after in Lowertown around 1:55 a.m. and patrol officers responded to the 100 block of Augusta Street. 

They arrested a man after a short foot chase, police said.

On Thursday afternoon police announced a 35-year-old Ottawa man had been charged with eight offences, including recklessly discharging a firearm.

No injuries have been reported in that shooting. The man was expected to appear in court Thursday, police said.