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Sylvia Casares Expected to Make Full Recovery; Shooter Arrested in Rosenberg

The man responsible for shooting Sylvia's Enchilada Kitchen owner Sylvia Casares in her home on Monday night has been arrested, according to the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office and reported by Eating Our Words. Michael Warren, Casares' ex-boyfriend and business partner, was found in a Palace Inn in Rosenberg.

Casares' family released a statement the same day:

As you may have already heard, our mother and owner of Sylvia's Enchilada Kitchen, Sylvia Casares, was recently shot and seriously wounded at her home. The police are working hard to investigate the incident to its fullest. Our mother's doctors and nurses are doing a wonderful job, and expect her to make a full recovery. We appreciate all the concern from friends and ask them to keep her in their thoughts and prayers. As our mother would want us to, we remain focused and optimistic on her recovery If you would like to send your well wishes to Sylvia, there is a guest book at both her Woodway and Westheimer locations.

From Nicholas Martinez, Celeste Martinez, and Jason Martinez - the Family of Sylvia Casares.

Best wishes to Casares and her entire family.

· All Sylvia's Enchilada Kitchen Coverage on Eater Houston [EHOU]
[Photo: Sylvia Casares]

Sylvia's Enchilada Kitchen

6401 Woodway Drive, , TX 77057 (713) 334-7295 Visit Website

Sylvia's Enchilada Kitchen

6401 Woodway Drive Houston, TX 77057

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