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2 charged in shooting at police officer’s vehicle

May 2, 2019

CHICAGO (AP) — An investigation into the shooting at an off-duty Chicago police officer’s vehicle in April of last year has led to the arrest of a man suspected of pulling the trigger and another suspected of supplying the gun that was used. .

In a news release, police say they arrested Chicago residents Andrew Gauna and Luis Ramos and booked them into the Cook County Jail.

Police say the 30-year-old Gauna became angry because the off-duty officer’s car was blocking an alley and allegedly fired several shots at the officer’s car. The officer wasn’t injured.

Gauna is charged with felony aggravated discharge of a firearm. The 32-year-old Ramos was arrested on felony gun charges because he allegedly supplied the gun to Gauna, who’s not legally allowed to own a firearm.