BRADENTON -- The 22-year-old man charged with attempted murder after a shooting on Wednesday turned himself in Thursday night, according to the Bradenton Police Department.
Lens Toussaint turned himself in at 10:30 p.m. Thursday, according to a release. He was processed and is currently being held in Manatee County jail without bond.
Toussaint was in the 1400 block of 17th Street Circle East Wednesday afternoon when he approached children playing. When the eventual shooting victim yelled at him, Toussaint got into a car and left but came back around 6 p.m. armed with a handgun, according to the report.
The victim was near his front door when Toussaint fired multiple shots, police said. One bullet struck the victim in the upper body and others hit the residence.
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Police said the victim was transported to Blake Hospital and is in stable condition.
Toussaint is being charged with attempted murder, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and shooting into an occupied dwelling.
Toussaint was found guilty of shooting at a vehicle or building in October 2011 and has been charged with robbery, domestic battery and possession of ammunition by a convicted felon in 2014.