A North Amityville man was arrested Wednesday in connection with a shooting that wounded the grandfather of a boy he suspected pulled his daughter's hair on a school bus Tuesday, Suffolk police said.

Police said Anthony Franklin, 28, was upset that his 6-year-old daughter had her hair pulled by another student on the bus to school. At about 3:50 p.m. Tuesday, he went to the Albany Avenue home of the boy who he believed was involved.

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Franklin got into an argument with Wilson McWilliams, the boy's grandfather, police said, adding that he pulled out a gun and shot McWilliams twice before fleeing.

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McWilliams, 48, was taken by police helicopter to Stony Brook University Hospital, where he was listed in stable condition, police said.

Franklin, of 61 E. Greenwich Ave., was charged with second-degree assault, police said. He is scheduled to be arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip on Thursday.