David Ortiz Alleged Shooter Arrested … Officials Say $8K Hit Ordered
3:32 PM PT — Dominican Republic police have released the mugshot of the man they say shot Big Papi, 25-year-old Rolfi Ferreira Cruz.
D.R. officials also announced they have now arrested SIX total people in connection with the attack on Ortiz … and say there is at least 1 other suspect is still on the run.
The man who allegedly shot David Ortiz has been arrested … officials announced Wednesday — saying the shooter, along with 5 other suspects, were paid 400,000 pesos to kill Big Papi.
As we previously reported, Ortiz was shot in the back on Sunday night as he was sitting in an outside patio area of a popular Dominican Republic nightclub.
D.R. cops say two young men drove up to the scene on a motorcycle … when one of them got off to fire a single bullet into the Red Sox legend’s lower back.
Cops say the guys tried to flee the scene on the bike afterward … but when it fell to the pavement — they tried to make a run for it on foot.
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