By CBS13 Staff

STOCKTON (CBS13) — Detectives have arrested the suspect wanted for shooting a Black Stockton man repeatedly while also allegedly calling him the n-word.

The incident happened on Oct. 13 along the 7600 block of Pacific Avenue.

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Surveillance cameras captured the shooting on video, showing the attacker firing relentlessly towards the victim – who was backing away with his hands up.

Family said the 45-year-old victim ended up being shot twice in the face and also suffered several other gunshot wounds on his body, including his throat. The bullets narrowly missed major arteries.

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Stockton police have said they were investigating the shooting as a possible hate crime after the suspect was reportedly heard saying the n-word over and over again and he was shooting the victim.

On Wednesday, detectives arrested 31-year-old Michael Hayes in connection to the shooting.

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Hayes has been booked in San Joaquin County Jail and is facing charges of attempted homicide, assault with a deadly weapon, and other weapons charges.