Brother allegedly shoots sisters boyfriend in domestic fight
YORK CITY, Pa- A domestic dispute between a woman and her boyfriend led to the boyfriend being shot in the ankle on Tuesday.
According to police, just before 3:30 p.m. officers were called to the 200 block of Park Street for a shooting. When they arrived they found one male suffering from a gunshot wound to the ankle.
Police say, the alleged shooter Luis Enrique Cotto-deJesus was involved in a verbal and physical fight with Jonathan Rivera Rosado. According to witnesses the fight escalated to the point that Cotto-deJesus opened fire with a Smith and Wesson .380 caliber handgun. Rosado was struck in the right ankle. Cotto-deJesus then left the scene in a vehicle and hid the firearm.
Rosado was taken to York Hospital with non life threatening injuries.
Cotto-deJesus, returned to the scene and he was placed under arrest. Police say he is the brother of the woman involved in the domestic dispute.
Cotto-deJesus is charged with Aggravated Assault, Simple Assault, Recklessly Endangering Another Person, and Firearms Not to be Carried without License. Following arraignment he was sent to York County Prison on $300,000 bail.