YORK, Pa. (WHTM) – Two people have been arrested in connection with the killing of a 22-year-old York man early Sunday.
Juan Castro-Oquendo, 35, and Jose Castro-Oquendo, 31, are charged with criminal homicide and criminal conspiracy to commit homicide in the death of Lester Cortes-Cotto.
Cortes-Cotto died at York Hospital about an hour after he was assaulted in the first block of East Maple Street around 1:30 a.m. Sunday. An autopsy showed he died of multiple sharp force injuries.
Both suspects were arrested Tuesday and placed in York County Prison without bail.
A preliminary hearing is scheduled for July 28.