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Arrest made in Black Friday Target shooting

Published On: Nov 24 2012 09:23:40 PM CST
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AURORA, Colo. -

A man accused of shooting a bullet into the ceiling of a suburban Denver Target store on Black Friday has been arrested.
KMGH reports that Aurora Police held 33-year-old John Robert Pomeroy. He was being held for investigation of aggravated robbery involving a controlled substance, felony menacing, robbery and attempted homicide.
Aurora police responded to a "shots fired" call at the store Friday evening. A man wearing a black ski mask went into the pharmacy, pulled a handgun from a bag and fired one round into the ceiling. No one was injured during the shooting.
A police spokeswoman said Pomeroy was seeking drugs. He was being held on $50,000 bond.


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