DETROIT (AP) -- A Michigan prosecutor says her office is charging five men with murder and torture in the fatal shootings of two Hamtramck women.
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy announced the charges during a news conference Saturday.
Witnesses say roommates Abreeya Brown and Ashley Conaway were forced into a car trunk at gunpoint in late February. Their bodies were discovered last month in shallow graves in Detroit.
Worthy says she's charging 26-year-old Brandon Cain, 24-year-old Miguel Rodriguez, 24-year-old Reginald Brown, 19-year-old Jeremy Brown and 25-year-old Brian Lee with first-degree murder, torture and unlawful imprisonment.
Messages seeking comment were left Saturday by The Associated Press for attorney Wright Blake, who represents Cain, and Arnold Reed, who is Lee's lawyer.
It wasn't immediately known if Rodriguez, Reginald Brown and Jeremy Brown have attorneys.
To comment, the following rules must be followed:
Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Links require admin approval before posting.
Questions may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please provide detailed information.