Florida man shot at roofers after one looked at woman, police say

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Man Shot At Roofers After One Allegedly Looked At Woman

Credit: DaytonDailyNews

Police in Altamonte Springs, Florida, have arrested a man they said shot at a group of roofers.

Police said Mariano Hernandez, 29, fired two shots at the roofers last Thursday.

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The roofers told police that Hernandez and a woman were arguing outside a building at the Ravens Crossing Apartments when a worker looked over at the two.

They told police that Hernandez shouted at him to not look at the woman.

The suspect is then accused of throwing a gas can at the crew, knocking down a ladder and then grabbing a gun and firing shots.

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“We are actually really grateful nobody was injured during this incident,” said police spokesperson Evelyn Estevez.

It's still unclear where Hernandez was hiding for days after taking off in a car following the shooting.

Hernandez is facing four attempted homicide charges, among others.

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