Gainesville Police make arrest in drive-by shooting from August

Gainesville police have arrested a suspect connected to the drive by shooting that took place in August of 2017.

18-year old Reggie Lovett Jr. fired several gunshots at the intersection of NE 17th Street and 8th ave.

A 17-year old girl at the time got into a fight at a football game, following the game she picked up Lovett and several others after the fight and drove them to the sight of the shooting where Lovett hit four people.

He faces several counts of attempted murder.