Pizzagate, Pizzeria Owner Arrested in Pizzapanthers Death

Posted December 07, 2017 06:12:06The FBI and local police in California say they arrested the owner of a pizza restaurant in Sacramento on Wednesday.

The Sacramento Bee reports that 49-year-old Robert L. Pizzagati faces charges of second-degree murder in the death of the 43-year old restaurant owner.

Pizzagato told police that he shot the victim in self-defense on Sunday.

Authorities say the two had an argument and that Pizzaggati fired at the victim with a handgun.

PizzaGiant is a pizza chain in Sacramento.

Pizagati has a history of mental illness.

He was convicted of first-degree robbery in 2016, and sentenced to three years probation.