YouTube stars Kyle forgeard and Steve deleonardis added 6 digits to the reward in a fatal California highway shooting case … and shortly thereafter, cops arrested 2 suspects.
Sources familiar with the situation told TMZ … the Nelk Boys recently donated over $ 100,000 to increase the reward for information about what police are calling a road rage murder – a murder that left one behind. young dead boy.
6 years Aiden Leos was shot and killed May 21 on Hwy 55 in Orange, Calif., while on his way to kindergarten with his mom … and we’re told the Nelk Boys were heartbroken for the single mom and wanted to help find her son’s killer.
Our sources say the Nelk Boys, who live in Orange County, have contacted the district attorney to express a desire to increase the reward for information about the case … by donating $ 100,000 with their partner Jean Shahidi on May 30 when the reward swelled last week to at least $ 500,000.
The California Highway Patrol said on Sunday it arrested 2 suspects, 24 Marcus Antoine Eriz and 23 years old Wynne lee, near where the shooting took place. The CHP says the couple should be charged with murder.
Police sources told TMZ … that the reward is for the arrest and conviction of the young boy’s killer, so it will be some time before a reward or part of the reward is paid.
We are told that the police are still investigating.