Man accused of shooting Orlando restaurant worker arrested in Georgia

Shaunric Brown arrested in shooting that happened at Leroy's Jamaican Cuisine


ORLANDO, Fla. – A gunman accused of shooting an employee at an Orlando restaurant has been arrested in Georgia, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office.

Shaunric Anthony Brown was arrested this week in the shooting that happened Oct. 30, 2014, at Leroy's Jamaican Cuisine.

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Investigators determined last year that Brown, who was a regular customer of the restaurant, walked up to the order window and placed an order.

Once the order was ready, Brown asked the worker for the price. That conversation escalated and Brown produced a firearm and shot the worker multiple times, deputies said.

Deputies said the Clayton County Sheriff's Office attempted to contact Brown Friday afternoon, at which point he attempted to flee out of a rear window of a home, but was quickly apprehended.

Brown was taken to CCSO's jail.

The Orange County Sheriff's Office had detectives in Georgia interviewing Brown.