Transcript for 6 people now in custody in David Ortiz shooting
But we have new developments now in the shooting of former red sox legend David Ortiz. Six people including the alleged gunman now in custody. And police say they found the gun used in the attack. Our chief national affairs correspondent Tom llamas is there in Boston with the very good morning, Tom. Robin, good morning to you. This is far from over. There's a urgent manhunt in the Dominican Republic for even more suspects including one nicknamed the surgeon. That surgeon is also wanted here in the United States for a crime, conspiracy to commit attempted homicide. This new video shows just how close David Ortiz came to dying. His assassin in the baseball cap walking right up to him, shooting him in the back. The single attack sending clubgoers to the floor. And the 25-year-old rolfi Ferriera Cruz is behind bars. Police say this is the gun he used, holding it up during a news conference where they announced a total of six people have been arrested and they're still looking for more. Investigators say the men agreed to kill big Papi for less than $8,000. The alleged plan involved these two Hyundais parked in front of each other. You can see one man getting out of one of the cars. A motorcycle nearby, the alleged getaway vehicle, shown moments later with two men on it, driving down the street moments before the ambush. Police say the suspect stalked Ortiz while out at a nightclub in Santo Domingo Sunday night, shooting him. Ortiz in Boston where he played for the red sox and back home in the Dominican Republic. Though police say they know who tried to kill big Papi they have yet to say why. Ortiz's wife said he's recovering here in the hospital. He's going to have to maintain himself in the intensive care unit. Fans all around have been wearing big Papi Jerseys. As soon as he's stronger, likely to have a big welcome back party at Fenway, George. Thomas, thanks very much.
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