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Suspect arrested in soccer park shooting

Molly Waldron

Suspect arrested in soccer park shooting

CREATED Feb. 4, 2013

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Police have arrested a man they say shot two women at a soccer park last month.

18-year-old Ezra Peoples faces two counts of attempted murder and is currently being held at the Clark County Detention Center.

Authorities said Peoples shot two women at Teton Trails Park the morning of Saturday, January 19.

One of the women was struck in the leg while the other was grazed in the chest by a bullet. Both women were hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries.

The gun in the crime, a .22 caliber rifle, was recovered during the investigation.