Two 17-year-olds indicted on charges of first-degree murder and carjacking
Miramar, Florida – According to the police two 17-year-olds have been indicted by a grand jury on charges of first-degree murder and carjacking with a firearm following last year’s fatal shooting of a popular bartender.
On Sept.13, 2020 just after 11:30 p.m. Nelson Vega, 39, was dropping off a woman in the Hampshire Homes neighborhood in Miramar, when he was shot by Gershon Woods and Nathaniel Williams, who were both 16 years old at the time, police said.
According to the Police report the suspects fled the scene in the victim’s white 2014 Mercedes-Benz after he was shot by Woods.
Police said Woods drove the stolen vehicle to the area of Northwest 213th Street and 38th Avenue in Miami Gardens, where he ditched it and ran away. He was arrested early the next morning.