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UPDATE: 21-year-old Lewiston man arrested in connection with gunshot investigation near Poirer's Market

Police said the investigation is ongoing and more arrests are anticipated

LEWISTON, Maine — A Lewiston man has been arrested in connection with a shooting just after 2:30 p.m. Monday near Poirer's Market on Walnut Street.

Lewiston police searched for a vehicle that reportedly left the scene when police arrived. The car was then abandoned.

Police said they had no evidence that anyone was injured in the shooting and have no motive. 

On Tuesday, Nasir White, 21, of Lewiston, was arrested in connection with the incident and charged with reckless conduct with a dangerous weapon (Class C). White was taken to the Androscoggin County Jail.

Credit: Courtesy Androscoggin County Jail
Nasir White, 21, of Lewiston.

Police said the investigation continues and more arrests are anticipated.

Police ask anyone with information to call dispatch at 207-784-6421, ext. 1 or Det. Thomas Murphy at 207-513-3001, ext. 3352.