INDIANAPOLIS — Prosecutors filed felony charges on Wednesday against an immigrant illegally living in the U.S. who is suspected in a drunken-driving crash that killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and an Uber driver.
Manuel Orrego-Savala, who is from Guatemala and has twice been deported from the U.S., is charged with causing death while driving intoxicated and leaving the scene of an accident. The 37-year-old said little during his initial court hearing, responding through an interpreter as the judge explained the proceedings and charges.
“He’s very distraught to say the least,” said his lawyer, Jorge Torres. “He’s very confused.”Read more: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/man-charged-drunken-driving-crash-killed-colts-linebacker-edwin-jackson-n845521