Trial for teens charged with murder of 18-year-old to begin

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Jury selection for two of the three teens charged with the murder of an 18-year-old began Thursday.

Gustavo Valencia and Miguel Bygoytia were indicted by a grand jury for murder along with Armando Torres in 2014.

18-year-old Aaron Ochoa died after being shot in central El Paso near Rio Grande and Stanton.

Ochoa was a student at Paso Del Norte Academy. Police say Valencia and Bygoytia were the shooters,Torres is believed to be the getaway driver.

According to a police report, Ochoa had planned to meet Bygotia because he was upset about about a parking meter cover Bygotia allegedly left on his car. Witnesses say Bygotia and Valencia shot Ochoa when he arrived.

All three men were booked into the El Paso County jail with bonds set at $1 million each for Bygovtia and Torres, and $150,000 for Valencia.

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