Florence police make arrest in restaurant shooting

Arrested: Luis Ramirez (Courtesy Boone County Jail)
Arrested: Luis Ramirez (Courtesy Boone County Jail)

Police make an arrest after a man fired shots at a local restaurant overnight in Florence.

Around 12:30am, police responded to the Real Enchilada located at the 7900 block of Dream street for a report of shots fired.

investigators found that at least one bullet was fired into the front door of the restaurant. With the help from witnesses, police were able to identify the shooter as 29-year-old Luis Ramirez.

Police say Ramirez's ex-girlfriend was in the establishment when the shots were fired.

A few hours later, Florence police and the Florence SWAT team entered the suspect's home on shelby shtreet and Ramirez was arrested without incident.

Ramirez is now charged with endangerment, violation of a domestic protection order, and local warrants. He is currently being held at the Boone County Jail on a 100, 800 dollar bond.