YAKIMA - A Sunnyside man charged in a shooting death in January 2009, plead guilty in Yakima County Superior Court this past Friday.
Oscar Torres, 25, was charged with accomplice to second-degree murder and two counts of second-degree assault when officers said he opened fire outside of the AM/PM market in Sunnyside on Jan. 3, 2009.
Jesus Tlaseca Sosa, 22, of Sunnyside was killed, a Grant County juvenile was injured and Manuel Farias of Grandview, 20, was also injured as a result of the gunfire.
Torres was apprehended in Granger a few days after the shooting
The incident was gang-related, police said.
Torres, who according to Yakima County court records originally pleaded not guilty, filed a guilty plea in Superior Court last Friday, according to the Yakima County clerk's office.
He is scheduled to be sentenced on Nov. 14, according to court records.