Arrest following shooting at Orlando night club

- An arrest has been made following a shooting near an Orlando nightclub.

Peter Palacios, 23, is charged with aggravated assault and aggravated battery with a firearm after police said he fired shots outside GILT nightclub, on Bennett Road.  Police said the shooting happened just after 2:30 a.m. on Saturday after reports of a fight.

Police say Palacios fired shots into a car that was next to his, hitting one man in the shoulder.  A person in the car with the victim was able to identify Palacios as the shooter, according to an arrest affidavit.

Palacios is being held at the Orange County Jail without bail.

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