Police in Allentown have made an arrest in an attempted homicide case.

Police say Edwin Gonzalez, 37, of Allentown shot Vincent Cotto at a 7-Eleven at 7th and Linden streets on July 23rd.

Officials say they were able to identify Gonzalez through surveillance video.

Police say Gonzalez admitted to shooting Cotto over a drug deal.

He's charged with attempted homicide and related offenses.