Shooting Outside A Florida Bar And Restaurant Leads To Murder Charge For Suspect

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Source: Bradenton police; MEGA

Nov. 9 2022, Published 11:20 a.m. ET

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Days after a shooting outside a Florida restaurant, police said they arrested a suspect.

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This week, police in Bradenton, Florida, announced the arrest of Mario R. Alba-Reyes in connection to the case.

Around 11:40 p.m. on Nov. 29, officers responded to the La Barkania Bar and Restaurant and found a victim who had been shot. The victim, who was identified as Domingo Mendez, was taken to the hospital and died on Oct. 31.

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Police determined that Mendez left the bar shortly before the shooting.

There was no word on what led to the encounter.

Investigators identified Alba-Reyes as the suspect, and he was arrested this month. He was charged with second-degree murder with a firearm.


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