Two youngsters had been indicted on manslaughter charges on Monday for allegedly crashing into one other car whereas road racing in a stolen automotive earlier this 12 months in Phoenix, Arizona, the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office introduced.
Jakel Huckaby and Elena Marie Rodriguez, who each are 17 years outdated, had been every charged with 4 counts of manslaughter, one depend of aggravated assault, three counts of endangerment, and one depend of leaving the scene of a deadly accident.
Maricopa County Attorney Rachel Mitchell stated that the “senseless acts by these two individuals have brought pain and suffering to the families of those killed.”
“This type of reckless behavior must stop and for those who continue to engage in this type of dangerous activity, you will be held accountable,” Mitchell stated in an announcement.
All three individuals inside the opposite car – Terry Hill, 28, Sara Anne, 37, and British Conception Pena, 39 – had been killed within the crash. One of the passengers within the stolen car, 19-year-old Galexy Saunders, additionally died within the crash.
An lawyer listed in court docket information for each suspects couldn’t instantly be reached on Monday.