Ramona, California - Thursday evening, deputies and detectives from the Ramona station responded to the above address reference multiple gunshots fired at a residence. The victim reported that a suspect subsequently identified as 26-year old Brandon Quiroz, had pointed a handgun towards him and his two children and then fired six shots as they fled for cover.
Evidence was gathered at the scene to support that a shooting had occurred. Additional information indicated that Quiroz was possibly somewhere on foot in the Ramona area. Deputies checked the area for Quiroz throughout the evening. Around 03:19 a.m., Deputy John Maisonave spotted Quiroz walking near the intersection of Pile and Pamo Roads. A pedestrian hot stop was initiated, taking Quiroz into custody without further incident. A loaded .357 revolver, additional ammunition and spent shell casings were recovered on his person. Quiroz was booked into SDCJ for Attempted Murder (x4 counts), Assault with a Deadly Weapon with a Firearm (x3 counts), and Shooting at an Inhabited Dwelling.
Anyone with information about this case can call the Sheriff's Department non-emergency line at (858)565-5200. You can remain anonymous and be eligible for up to a $1,000 reward for information leading to an arrest. Call Crime Stoppers at (888)580-8477.