McGregor (FOX 44) – 35-year-old Nicolas Jaimes-Hernandez who is charged with killing five people in McGregor on September 29th, officially faces two Capital Murder charges.
Jaimes-Hernandez was released from the hospital after being shot by police and becoming paralyzed. On Monday he was booked into McLennan County Jail and faces $4.5M in bonds at this time.
Nicolas Jaimes-Hernandez is accused of shooting and killing 38-year-old Monica Delgado, 15-year-old Miguel Avila, 14-year-old Natallie Avila, 47-year-old Lorena Aviles, and 20-year-old Natalie Aviles.
According to authorities, Hernandez is currently being held in the McLennan County Jail infirmary.
According to a affidavit for search warrant filed Oct. 6th, McGregor Police went to a shots fired call in the 900 block of S. Monroe at 7:39 a.m. Officers saw a grey pickup truck pull out of the driveway of 903 S. Monroe Street.
Sgt. Jason Grochowski tried to stop the truck and chased after it with the help of other officers. They say the truck stopped at one house and the driver got out and began firing.
Officers returned fire, injuring Jaimes-Hernandez. EMS took him to the hospital.
A GoFundMe for the family of Monica Delgado has raised over $19,000 of its $40,000 goal for funeral expenses. Another GoFundMe set up for the family of Lori and Natalie Aviles has raised over $36,000 of its $40,000 goal.