Man Sentenced to 45 Years for Murder Committed Over Debt

Conroe, August 17 – On August 17, 2020, defendant Melvin Ramirez-Russel, 39, entered a plea of guilty in front of the Honorable Lisa Michalk presiding over the 221st District Court, for the first degree felony offense of murder, in exchange for a sentence of 45 years in prison.  As part of the plea agreement, the State […]

Jury sentences police assaulter to 40 years in prison

Conroe, December 11 – On December 8, 2017, a jury in the 359th District Court sentenced defendant Maycol Douglas Lagos-Villadares to 40 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, for his leading role in the brutal assault of Conroe Police Officer Michael Chapman on December 26, 2015. In the five day trial presided by the […]