NASHVILLE, Tenn. - A federal grand jury returned a five-count indictment charging two members of the MS-13 gang with murder in aid of racketeering in connection to the shooting deaths of two men in Nashville.
The shootings happened on September 24, 2017 outside Maple Crest Apartments on Natchez Court.
Oscar Delgado Flores, also known as Flaco, 24, of El Salvador, and Luis Colindres, also known as Listo, 21, of Honduras, were also charged with conspiracy, witness tampering, using, carrying and discharging a firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence, and causing death through the use of a firearm.
According to the indictment, Flores and Colindres shot and killed 35-year-old Hector Eduardo Zuniga-Zelaya as well and 18-year-old Yeri Hernandez-Gabino in order to keepHernandez-Gabino from talking with law enforcement about their crimes, including the murder of Zuniga-Zelaya.
If convicted, the defendants face up to life in prison.