S.E. 14th Shooting Arrest

Investigators have made an arrest this afternoon in connection with a fatal shooting last week on S.E. 14th Street. 

18-year old Elijio Zapata was arrested by members of the SWAT team within the past few hours, he is now being interviewed by Special Crimes.

Officers say they believe Zapata shot and killed Jorge Humberto Sarabia in the head Tuesday night and also shot his brother who is expected to recover from his injuries.

Zapata will be booked into the potter county jail on a charge of aggravated assault.