Man held in shooting that killed young motorist

Agents Wednesday afternoon detained a 23-year-old men for investigation in the case of a fatal shooting early Friday in San Pedro. The Poder Judicial identified the man by the last names of Solís Chacón. Killed was Alejandro Chacón Marchena, 23, the son of a prominent lawyer.

Solís was detained as he drove on a public road in Coronado. His vehicle was picked up by a surveillance camera when the incident happened. Agents said they found a 9-mm. weapon in the man’s car.

Informally some agents said the man had prior arrest for aggravated robbery and for carrying a weapon without permit. The killing stemmed from a traffic accident.

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