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Three more arrested in gang-related shooting case

After three more arrests on Monday, now four people wanted in connection with last Wednesday's shooting outside a Walmart in Nampa are in police custody. One man was arrested the night of the shooting.

Three more arrested in gang-related shooting case

Police arrested 19-year-old Mario Garza Monday afternoon after a dramatic two-hour standoff at a Nampa apartment complex.

Two more men were arrested today as well on charges stemming from a gang-related shooting in which a 10-year-old girl was injured.

Garza was taken into police custody without incident about 2:15 p.m. at the Gateway Crossing Apartments in Nampa.

Nampa police says Garza and 21-year-old Ezri Garcia had an argument in the parking lot of the Walmart store on East Franklin Road around 10:15 p.m. on June 29. The fight got worse and both men pulled out guns and started shooting at each other.

The shooting happened at a time when people had gathered to watch the fireworks show from the God and County Family Festival at the Ford Idaho Center. One bullet hit a 10-year-old girl in the shoulder.

Garcia was arrested that night. A handgun was found at the scene. Garcia is lodged at the Canyon County Jail on $1 million bond.

Now after five days and almost two-hour standoff, Mario Garza is also under arrest.

On Monday after noon, police arrived with a search warrant after receiving a tip that Garza may be inside a unit there.

Police tried to negotiate with Garza over the phone and on the loud speaker, asking him to surrender.

Then finally around 2:15 p.m., Garza agreed and turned himself over to police without incident.

Also arrested today was 24-year-old Eric J. Hernandez and another 16-year-old.