Two Alleged Gang Members Arrested For Near Fatal Shooting
STILLWATER (AP) -- Police have arrested a second man in connection with a shooting that critically injured a woman who was left for dead along a rural road in Washington County.
Authorities say the woman was saved by an Uber driver who happened to be driving along the road near Stillwater in the early morning hours of June 9.
Angel Sardina-Padilla was arrested in Minneapolis Tuesday night. He's being held on $2 million bond and is accused of being an accomplice to attempted murder and kidnapping. The man accused of pulling the trigger, Luis Cortez Mendoza, is also being held on $2 million bond.
Authorities say the two men are Surenos 13 gang members. The 39-year-old St. Paul woman is hospitalized in critical condition.