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65 Year Sentence In Fatal Franklin Avenue Shooting

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HARTFORD (CBS Connecticut) — A Hartford man has been sentenced to 65 years in prison in the death of a woman and the wounding of two men who were with her outside The Franklin Bar and Grille on Franklin Avenue in Hartford.

24-year-old Luis Sanchez was sentenced to 55 years for his conviction of the murder of 27-year-old Jeanna Flores of Wethersfield , and five years for assault convictions in the shooting of each of her companions,   the terms to run consecutively.  Police say Sanchez opened fire on a group of individuals outside the club shortly before 1 a.m. October 7, 2010.

Two  other Hartford residents, Gina Colon and Santos Gonzalez were convicted of hindering prosecution. Colon was also found guilty of tampering with a  witness.

Earlier stories:

October 25, 2013

January 31, 2012

October 8, 2010

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