Teens charged as adults for murder in Madera

FRESNO, Calif.

/*Jose Vega*/ and /*Nicolas Salazar*/ were charged as adults at their arraignment Monday morning.

The 15-year-olds are accused of killing 16-year-old /*Jesus Espinoza*/ last Wednesday at a /*Carl's Jr.*/ restaurant near Highway 99 and Madera Avenue.

Madera Police say last Wednesday's shooting was gang related, but family members say Espinoza was not a gang member.

The two teens are scheduled to be back in court later this month.

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