DES MOINES – Both men are allegedly involved in gangs, and one of them was released 24 hours before allegedly shooting the victim.
19-year-old Miguel Lorenzo Baltazar and 22-year old Anthony Garcia are in the Polk County Jail after Friday’s shooting. The victim of the deadly drive-by shooting is 23-year-old Jeffrey Sifrido.
The two men have been arrested and charged with first-degree murder. Garcia was released from jail a day before the shooting, where he posted bond. Both Garcia and Baltazar have gang activity-related arrests on their record this year.
We will continue to follow this story and update any new details.