February 24, 2024

Two brothers have been sentenced to federal jail Monday for his or her involvement within the theft of a marijuana vendor in San Bernardino during which the vendor died of gunshot wounds, the U.S. Justice Division mentioned.

On July 31, 2021, Dillion Jones, a 20-year-old from San Bernardino, positioned an order with the sufferer for one pound of marijuana. Jones alongside along with his cousins Martrell Patrick Shaw, a 20-year-old from San Bernardino, and Rontrell Shaw, a 22-year-old from San Bernardino, deliberate to rob the sufferer at gunpoint, mentioned a information launch from the U.S. Lawyer’s Workplace.

As soon as the sufferer arrived on the established drug deal location in San Bernardino, Martrell Shaw and Jones robbed him at gunpoint and one of many robbers shot twice, placing the sufferer within the neck and torso, prosecutors mentioned.

Martrell Shaw and Jones then stole the marijuana and gun belonging to the sufferer, who later died from the gunshot wounds he suffered, the information launch mentioned.