Arrest made in gang-related shooting

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A 22-year old man has been arrested and charged in a gang-related shooting that left a 26-year old man dead. Juan Ramirez turned himself in on Saturday, August 16, and is in jail facing charges of second-degree murder, aggravated assault, and kidnapping.

Police say Ramirez shot and killed David Salas in a shopping center parking lot in the 900 block of West Irvington Road on Saturday, August 2. According to Gang Unit Detectives, a verbal altercation between members of two gangs broke out inside of a barber shop, and the argument led to a fistfight outside which ended with the shooting of Salas.