Montrose Shooting Suspect Found Hiding Under Mattress

Montrose Police have arrested a suspect in the shooting of a 34–year–old woman.

According to our friends at the Montrose Daily Press, 31–year–old Gilberto Aguilar was found hiding under a mattress in a Montrose apartment.

Aguilar is accused of shooting a Grand Junction woman on Sunday in Montrose. Witness reports indicate the shooting may have been racially motivated.

The victim, Yvette Vigil, was shot in the hip and is now recovering at home after being in the hospital for days.

Aguilar is facing charges of first degree assault. He's behind bars at the Montrose County Jail on a $150,000 bond.


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