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Guilty plea in Austin shooting

Ramiro Pena

Sentencing set on gun possession charge.

Posted: Mar 12, 2018 4:26 PM
Updated: Apr 30, 2018 5:03 PM

AUSTIN, Minn. – The man arrested after a summer shooting is pleading guilty.

21-year-old Ramiro Alejandro Pena of Austin is charged with violent felon in possession of a firearm. Austin police say he fired shots on 2nd Avenue Southwest on July 8, 2017, that resulted in a gunshot wound to the leg of Jesus Ybarra.

Pena’s sentencing is now scheduled for August 9.

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