5th suspect arrested for Jan. drive-by shooting

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ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – Abilene police have arrested another suspect in connection to a drive-by shooting that occurred in late January.

According to jail records, 17-year-old Fabian Rene Rodriguez was arrested Thursday and charged with deadly conduct.

Court documents state that Rodriguez is accused of firing a loaded rifle in the direction of a home in the 800 block of Carver Street on Jan. 30.

A witness reported seeing Rodriguez shoot first, according to court documents, which also state that three other suspects, who confessed to participating in the same drive-by shooting, implicated the 17-year-old in the crime.

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