Police arrest a man for a shooting that wounded one man in a bar
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Police arrest a man for a shooting that wounded one man in a bar

Thornton : CO : USA | Feb 24, 2013 at 7:37 PM PST
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Thornton Colorado. Police in Thornton arrested one man after he allegedly shot another man that left the shooting victim with serious injuries.

Police officers responded to an emergency call of a distrubance and shooting at Chamuchos Bar which is located in the 8600 block of Washington Street on Sunday morning.

When the police officers arrived at the bar they found a 40 year old man who had shot. The shooting victim was taken to a local hospital. His condition is unknown at this time as he is being treated for his injuries.

A statement from the police reads "Officers were able to establish that was an altercation inside the bar, which included a group of three males and two females. As that group was escorted out of the bar, one person pulled out a weapon and fired shots inside the bar. They then fled the scene."

The police said during the investigation of the shooting they were able to identify the suspect and later arrested him. The name of the suspect and the shooting victim were not released to the public.

The police are asking anyone who has information in this case to call Metro Area Crimestoppers at 720-913-7867

News source KCNC.com

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Thornton's first two victims were the employees assigned to escort him out of the building
Thornton's first two victims were the employees assigned to escort him out of the building
George Vieto is based in Lake Charles, Louisiana, United States of America, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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