Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Clewiston Man Fires 10 Times Into Vehicle
On March 22, 2012, Hendry County Investigators arrested 22 year old Antonio Lopez of Clewiston, Florida on numerous weapon charges including shooting into a vehicle 10 times.
Lopez reported that on February 18, 2012, while pumping gas he was approached, from behind, by three men and struck between his neck and shoulders. He told the Investigator that he could identify all three men. Lopez told the Investigator that he then armed himself with a handgun and shot 10 times into the fleeing vehicle.
On March 17, 2012, Lopez had been involved in another shooting when he fired shots into a vehicle. The victim, in that incident, reported to deputies that the shooter was Antonio Lopez.
Lopez was arrested on March 22, and charged with 2 counts each of Use of Firearm During a Felony, Discharging a Firearm in Public, and Firing a Deadly Weapon into a Vehicle.
Lopez is currently being held in the Hendry County Jail on $64,000.00.