Watch CBS News

Man Arrested For Firing Shots Inside Pleasanton Pub

PLEASANTON (CBS SF) -- Pleasanton police arrested a 21-year-old man who allegedly fired shots inside a pub early Sunday morning.

Police arrested Jason Landes-Caballero on Sunday afternoon on suspicion of shooting inside Redcoats Pub and Restaurant at 336 St. Mary St.  shortly before 1 a.m., police said.

Arriving officers on Sunday morning learned from witnesses that a man was inside pacing and acting strange before the shooting, police said.

Witnesses heard popping sounds and saw Landes-Caballero with a silver handgun shooting into the ceiling of the main bar area, according to police.

Most of the bullets struck the ceiling however one bullet struck a bar patron in the buttocks, police said.

The victim did not notice the wound until a friend saw and he was transported for what was considered a non life-threatening wound, police said.

Landes-Caballero, a Pleasanton resident, was arrested around 2:30 p.m. Sunday and booked into Santa Rita Jail on charges of assault with a deadly weapon, negligent discharge of a firearm and possession of methamphetamine.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Pleasanton police at (925) 931-5100.

© Copyright 2014 by CBS San Francisco and Bay City News Service. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.


View CBS News In
CBS News App Open
Chrome Safari Continue
Be the first to know
Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting.