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Port St. Lucie man fired handgun outside of nightclub, police say

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- A Port St. Lucie man was arrested Tuesday for shooting a firearm from his vehicle near a crowd that was fighting outside a nightclub.

Port St. Lucie police say around 2 a.m. Sunday, they responded to the parking lot of Blue Mist Ultra Lounge on SW Bayshore Boulevard for reports of a group of people fighting and shots being fired from a car.

Police say 28-year-old Christopher Ray Curtiss pulled up in his silver Nissan car and fired several rounds from a handgun into the air near a large group of people fighting outside the club. Curtiss then fled the scene as the crowd scattered.

Following an investigation, detectives were able to track down Curtiss at his employer on Tuesday and placed him in custody.

He was taken to the Port St. Lucie Police Department for questioning.

Following the interview, Curtiss was arrested and booked at the St. Lucie County jail.

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