HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) — A 29-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a shooting that left a man in critical condition over the weekend.
The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office said Angel Hernandez-Tellez was arrested without incident by the Hale County Sheriff’s Office in Greensboro, Alabama.
At about 3:30 a.m. Sunday, deputies responded to a shooting in the 10000 block of Lula Street in Gibsonton and found a man lying in the roadway. Deputies say he was rushed to an area hospital, where he remains in critical condition.
Witnesses told deputies Hernandez-Tellez was involved in an altercation with a different man before the shooting, and had grabbed a firearm and fired one shot at the victim, who was not involved in the original altercation.
He now faces a charge of attempted second-degree murder with a firearm.