LONG BRANCH, N.J. (PIX11) — Police have arrested the man who fired a rifle at a parked car on Liberty Street Saturday afternoon.
Moises Espinoza-Sanchez, 41, allegedly shot out the driver’s side window of the car with a .22-caliber rifle while his boss at a landscaping company sat inside. Police said the man wasn’t hit.
Police said Espinoza-Sanchez worked for the victim, who owns a landscaping company, as a day laborer.
“There had been an ongoing dispute over the last couple of years,” said Lt. Frank Morey of the Long Branch Police Department.
Espinoza-Sanchez, who lives at 279 Liberty St., was charged with criminal attempt at murder, possession of a weapon, possession of a weapon for unlawful purpose, criminal mischief and obstruction. He was being held at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution on $854,000 bail.