A man was shot in a Little Rock restaurant Monday afternoon following a physical altercation, according to police.
Officers responded to Taqueria Jaliscoz, 5412 Baseline Road around 3:24 p.m. in response to a shots fired call, according to an incident report from Little Rock police.
Witnesses told officers several gunshots were heard and a group of men had been in a fight, but they did not see any gunshot victims, according to the report.
Officers circled the area and located Elberto Elverez, 40, in the Metro phone store with a gunshot wound in his buttocks, police said. He was treated at UAMS Medical Center and was listed in stable condition, according to the report.
Police identified the suspect as 42-year-old Roman Ramirez, whom they arrested on charges including first-degree battery, police said.
He was transported to the Pulaski County jail, where he remained Tuesday in lieu of $40,000 bond, according to an online roster.