Man Accused of Shooting at Police Car in Aurora

 A man was arrested after firing shots at police last week in west suburban Aurora.

Andres Ramirez, 46, faces multiple felony charges including armed violence, aggravated discharge of a firearm, possession of a firearm while on parole and criminal damage to property, Aurora police said.

Officers responded to a call of shots fired about 7:30 p.m. March 19 in the area of Claim Street and High Street,  police said. An officer responding to the call was patrolling the area in a marked squad car when Ramirez allegedly fired shots. The gunfire struck a parked vehicle and a home.

Ramirez is being held at the Kane County Jail on $250,000 bail and is due in court April 22, according to county records.

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