Arrest Made in Shooting

On Saturday, October 24, 2015, at approximately 11:21 PM, Rosenberg Police Officers responded to The Hills Tavern, addressed 1315 Avenue I, in reference to a possible stabbing. Upon arrival, Officers located a male victim suffering from a single gunshot wound. Officers were informed by several witnesses the victim was seen running from the El Guadalajara restaurant, addressed 1302 Avenue I. Upon checking the area, officers located and detained a male subject, identified as Carlos Roman Romero Mendoza (23 years old). While on scene, several shell casings were located in the area in which Mendoza was detained. Mendoza was subsequently arrested for an unrelated charge. On October 25, 2015, Detectives interviewed Mendoza, and further obtained a full confession, detailing the shooting incident. An arrest warrant was obtained in Mendoza’s name, for the offense of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon, with a $50,000 bond. The victim is currently hospitalized, and expected to have a full recovery.

mendozaCarlos Roman Romero Mendoza (23 years old)