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Men Accused of Shooting Vehicles in Lone Tree Parking Lot

Posted: Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 6:24 am
Author: KCII News

Two men were arrested after allegedly shooting vehicles at their workplace in Lone Tree.

According to the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office, a witness saw 21-year-old Randy E. Mendoza of Muscatine and 20-year-old Giovanni G. Gomez of Columbus Junction shooting a gun in the parking lot of Syngenta Seeds, east of Lone Tree on October 16. Both men were employees of Syngenta at the time of the incident. Two vehicles sustained more than $2,000 total in damages. Johnson County Sheriff’s Office says a gun was found in Mendoza’s vehicle, and the damage to the vehicles was consistent with that gun. Both men were arrested and charged with second-degree criminal mischief, a Class D felony.