Published: 2:48 pm, Wed. Jul. 6th, 2016Updated: 2:46 pm
Carlsbad police say two people been arrested in a fatal drive-by shooting that stemmed from an earlier fight.
Police say 33-year-old Robert Vargas was arrested on suspicion of murder, conspiracy, tampering with evidence and other crimes related to the fatal shooting early Tuesday of 41-year-old Eric A. Florez. It could not be immediately determined whether Florez has an attorney who could comment on the allegations.
Police also arrested a 17-year-old boy on an open count of murder, tampering with evidence, and conspiracy to commit murder.
The CPD also says a third person may face charges in the case. According to authorities, other people were in and around a van driven by Florez when it was struck by gunfire.