YUBA CITY (CBS13) — A man suspected of shooting a person in a Yuba City restaurant Friday was located and arrested in Southern California.
Yuba City police responded to a shots fired call at Tortilleria Flores located at 120 Percy Avenue and found a man with a gunshot wound and what were considered life-threatening injuries.READ MORE: Boy, 8, Hailed A Hero After Discovering Baby Sister Unresponsive In Pool
Officers identified the suspected shooter as 35-year-old Victor Esquivel, of Yuba City, who also goes by the name Edrian Vivanco. Esquivel had left the area prior to their arrival, police said.
Yuba City PD said the California Highway Patrol was provided information on the suspect and CHP was able to locate and arrest Esquivel at around 1 a.m. Saturday near Santa Clarita.READ MORE: Man Apologizes After Video Shows Street Vendor Attacked
Esquivel now faces attempted murder charges.
Yuba City PD said they believe both men involved in the shooting were engaged in an argument prior to the incident.MORE NEWS: Folsom Shuts Sutter Street Down To Open Businesses
The case remains under investigation.