PALMETTO -- A 21-year-old Palmetto woman was arrested early Thursday morning after she fired a pistol into the ceiling of a crowded Palmetto night club, Palmetto police report.
Palmetto Police officers were outside of Club Elite, 704 10th Street West, dispersing a crowd that was beginning to gather outside at closing time.
Officers heard a gunshot inside of the club. When they entered, witnesses identified Jessica Ravenell as the person who had just fired a shot into the ceiling. Officers recovered the pistol that Ravenell fired and arrested her for shooting in an occupied structure. She was booked into the Manatee County Jail on a $5,000 bond, police said.