Arrest made in KFC shooting

By Sharna Johnson: CNJ staff writer

Police arrested a Clovis teen Tuesday in connection with last week’s shooting at a busy restaurant.

Police Capt. Patrick Whitney said Cipriano Robles, 17, is being held at the juvenile detention center.

Police said Robles shot at a former girlfriend’s current boyfriend in the parking lot of the Kentucky Fried Chicken on Prince Street.

There were no injuries.

Robles is charged with multiple felonies.

The former girlfriend was working at the restaurant at the time of the shooting and witnesses reported seeing her boyfriend and a friend walking through the parking lot toward the south-side entrance right before the shooting, Whitney said.

Police said they found two bullet holes on an exterior wall near the drive-through and two .22-caliber bullet casings on the ground.

Contradicting witness statements and difficulty finding evidence delayed the arrest, Whitney said.

Whitney said an additional issue involves