IMPD makes arrest in connection to fatal shooting

Patrick McAfee has been arrested in connection to the murder of 38-year-old Juan Vega. (Provided Photo/IMPD)
Patrick McAfee has been arrested in connection to the murder of 38-year-old Juan Vega. (Provided Photo/IMPD)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department have made an arrest in a fatal Nov. shooting.

According to IMPD, 20-year-old Patrick McAfee has been arrested in connection to the shooting death of 38-year-old Juan Vega.

Police initially responded to the area near Punto Alto Drive and Punto Alto Circle on reports of shots fired around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 12.

Upon arriving on scene, officers discovered emergency medical personnel working on Vega.  Vegan had been found in the street.  However, despite life-saving efforts, Vega was pronounced dead on scene.

McAfee faces a number of preliminary charges including murder, robbery and possession of a firearm by a serious violent felon.