Man arrested for allegedly shooting sisters

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Luis Mendoza-Saravia By Andrew Michalscheck Luis Mendoza-Saravia By Andrew Michalscheck

PHOENIX – Phoenix Police said they arrested a man early Saturday morning for fatally shooting one woman and injuring her sister.

According to police, the women were visiting 32-year-old Luis Mendoza-Saravia, who is one of the sister’s boyfriends, in the area of 1004 South 27th Avenue when an argument broke out.

The argument reportedly escalated, and Mendoza-Saravia grabbed a gun and shot both women.

One woman was declared dead, while the other woman was taken to a local hospital in stable condition.

Mendoza-Saravia was arrested and booked into jail on charges of homicide, aggravated assault, and being a prohibited possessor.