SANTA ANA (CBSLA.com) — A Santa Ana man was arrested Saturday afternoon after police say he fired several shots at officers.
According to police, officers responded to a domestic disturbance call on South Hesperian Street at 4:43 p.m. Saturday. When they got there, police say Oscar Freddie Torres, 19, fired several shots at the officers. The officers did not return fire and no one was wounded.READ MORE: Free Hollywood Bowl Event For Frontline Workers Marks First Concert At Landmark Venue Since November 2019
Police say Torres ran away and was later taken into custody, along with a pistol.READ MORE: No Injuries In 2 Shootings Reported Saturday Night On 91 Freeway, CHP Is Investigating
Torres was booked into the Santa Ana Jail on charges of attempted murder against two police officers.
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Detectives plan to file gang enhancement charges against Torres.