David Ortiz's Shooter Arrested in Dominican Republic, Officials Say

TMZ | 6/12/2019 | Staff
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The man who allegedly shot David Ortiz has been arrested ... officials announced Wednesday -- saying they also caught additional suspects who they believe were also involved in the shooting.

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.

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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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One of the guys -- the alleged shooter -- was able to escape ... but the other suspect, Eddy Vladimir Feliz Garcia, was beaten to a pulp on the scene by bystanders before he was handed over to cops.

Now, D.R. officials are saying they've caught the suspected...
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