ROSENBERG POLICE ARREST SUSPECT IN SHOOTING!

AN OLD FASHIONED DRIVE BY SHOOTING LANDS A MAN IN JAIL!

On Friday, March 14, at approximately 6 pm police dispatch received a call about a shooting that occurred along the 1300 block of Mahlmann. The officer that reported to the scene was advised that the suspects were shooting from a moving vehicle.

The officer spoke with the victims that stated they were standing outside when they were shot at by someone in a Toyota Camry containing four males. Jonathan Ortiz, DOB 8/1/90, was identified by a witness as the person who pulled a handgun out of the window and began shooting at one of the victims. Multiple shots were fired entering several apartments. No one was struck by the stray bullets.

Ortiz was later detained by a Fort Bend County deputy and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, deadly conduct and criminal mischief. After being booked into the Rosenberg city jail he was later transported to the Fort Bend County jail.