65 Year Sentence In Fatal Franklin Avenue Shooting
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.