PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Two people have been convicted in connection to the 2014 homicide of a pregnant mother, Ervaeua Herring, District Attorney Mike Schmidt’s office announced Friday.
Schmidt said De’Anthony Simmons and Kelani Brown entered guilty pleas to manslaughter charges. Herring was shot to death in her home Aug. 17, 2014, at the Eastwood Village Apartments at Southeast 151st Avenue and Powell Boulevard.
Investigators say members of the Hoover Gang bombarded the victim’s apartment with gunfire.
Simmons received a 10-year sentence, and Brown will go to prison for 7.5 years.