A Fairhaven man is charged in connection with the shooting death earlier this month of Patrick Alves of New Bedford. 

The District Attorney's Office says 27 year old Nicholas Gonzalez was arrested Monday  night by State and city Police.  He's charged in connection with the January 16th fatal shooting of 23 year old Patrick Alves on Myrtle Street. 

Gonzalez was arraigned Tuesday in New Bedford District Court on charges of accessory after the fact, and two counts of intimidating a witness.  He's being held on $50,000 cash bail.