Published: Nov 22, 2013 1:58 PM EST
Updated: Nov 22, 2013 2:00 PM EST

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Collier County Sheriff's deputies arrested Victor Rico, 35, after he allegedly shot a man at Champion Billiards early Thursday morning.

Deputies arrived on the scene just after 1:30 a.m., and found the victim sitting in a chair with a gunshot wound to the stomach area. Rico sitting on the floor near the exit. According to the arrest report, the victim pointed to Rico and told deputies, "He shot me!"

A witness was able to get the gun away from Rico and put it in a safe place.

The victim was transported to Naples Community Hospital.

Rico was interviewed by detectives and reportedly confessed to the crime.

He was taken to the Naples Jail Center, and faces charges of aggravated battery with a firearm.