DAILYKENN.com --Nelson Vega, age 39, was fatally shot during apparent carjacking.
Reports say Vega was returning to his Mercedes after walking his girlfriend to her door when he was encountered by teens Gershon Woods and Nathaniel Williams, both 16 years old.
The teens both fired at Vega, police say.
The crime occurred September 13, 2020 and the arrests were reported October 2, 2020.
Two teenagers will face adult charges in the fatal shooting of a South Florida bartender, police said Friday.
Gershon Woods, who turns 17 on Saturday, and Nathaniel Williams, 16, are being held without bond on charges of second-degree murder and carjacking. They appeared in court Friday morning online from a detention facility where they are being held without bond.
Nelson Vega, 39, was killed Sept. 13 when he drove his girlfriend home after finishing a shift at J.P. Mulligan's sports bar in Pembroke Pines. Police said Woods and Williams had set out to steal a car to go joyriding.
Vega left his key in his Mercedes with the motor running while he walked his girlfriend to her door, the South Florida SunSentinel reported. As he returned to the car, one teen told police Vega came at them, so they each fired at him.
Police said Vega was shot in the chest and pelvis.
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