Attempted murder suspect who led deputies on chase arrested; investigation leads to two more arrests

By Angie DiMichele

South Florida Sun-Sentinel • Aug 12, 2022 at 7:48 pm

The arrests of three men this week, one wanted for attempted murder, culminated with deputies taking two guns and a combined 48 grams of drugs off the streets, the Broward Sheriff’s Office said Friday.

What started as a father wanting to see his baby ended with a victim walking to the hospital with a gunshot wound, and the man accused of the crime was arrested Monday, nearly a month after leading deputies on a chase.

Tony Linares-Gomez, 18, of Pompano Beach, faces charges of attempted first-degree murder, shooting into a dwelling and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. The Sheriff’s Office said he shot a man at the home of a family member. He was arrested at an Airbnb in Hollywood.

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