Naches River Shooting Suspect Pleads Guilty

<p>Lameiro Flores</p>

Lameiro Flores

A Yakima man pleads guilty in Yakima County Court to killing two gang members last year.

Lameiro Efren Flores pleads guilty to two counts of first degree murder after police say he gunned down 18 year old Jobany Martinez and 17 year old Jose Avilez at the Naches River in August of last year.

As part of the plea deal, which took place just as a jury was being seated for Flores' trial, prosecutors dropped an attempted murder charge, and weapon enhancement charge.

Flores will be sentenced next week, prosecutors are seeking a 40 year sentence.