Bond set at $750,000 for triple shooting suspect
Robert Isaiah Paredes is being held on a $750,000 bond in a shooting that left three people with injuries outside a local apartment complex.
Paredes, 22, was arrested Monday afternoon on a charge of aggravated assault.
The shooting took place at approximately 10:23 p.m. Friday at Lakeview Palms, 5200 Gulfway Drive.
Port Arthur Police said they believe the suspect went to the apartment complex in an attempt to locate a female, who is an acquaintance, and began shooting.
Police said the gunman recklessly shot several people who were in the parking lot.
The acquaintance female, as well as a second female and a male received what are believed to be non-life threatening gunshot wounds.
The shooting occurred in a common area/parking lot of the apartments.
Police received multiple 9-1-1 calls in reference to the shooting.
Det. Mike Hebert said there would be no additional arrests.
PAPD’s Criminal Investigations Division is leading the investigation.
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