Man arrested in connection to south Laredo shooting

Officers arrived at a home at the 300 block of Soria Drive and found a 27-year-old with gunshot wounds
Published: Sep. 30, 2020 at 9:34 PM CDT
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LAREDO, Tex. (KGNS) - Laredo Police arrest the man in connection to a south Laredo shooting Wednesday night.

Authorities arrested 20-year-old Anthony Jacob Garza and charged him with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

The incident happened at around 7:30 p.m. when police received a call regarding a shooting at the 300 block of Soria Drive.

When officers arrived, they found a 27-year-old woman with gunshot wounds to the abdomen.

She was taken to a local hospital where she was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

Authorities say Garza was located inside the home at the time of the incident and was taken in for questioning.

As a result of the investigation, officers believed they had enough evidence to charge Garza.

He was transported to the Webb County Jail.

The Laredo Fire Department found an injured woman after responding to a reported shooting.

Upon arrival, crews found a 27-year-old woman on the ground with two gunshot wounds to her abdomen on the 300 block of Soria Drive.

The patient was treated and transported to Laredo Medical Center in stable condition.

The case remains under investigation by the Laredo Police Department.

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