Ennis Ford Perfect Drive
Ennis Daily News

Death penalty likely on the table in murder

Ellis County Assistant District Attorney Don Maxfield said he will prosecute the case against the suspects involved in the slaying of Mohammad Hashemi, and could pursue the death penalty if the men are indicted for capital murder.

He did, however, say that he trusted the work of the ECSO.
Whether the three adults are indicted on the capital murder warrants issued by the Ellis County Sheriff’s Department remains to be seen.

Eric Lee Maldonado, 21, Ruben Hernandez, 18, and Fernando Juarez, 17, as well as a juvenile suspect, have been detained since the killing in April.

Having not yet seen the case files — witness statements and forensic evidence included — Maxfield declined to say whether he expected the capital murder charges would be finalized.

SEE THE REST OF THE STORY IN PRINT! Call 972-875-3801 for your subscription to the Ennis Daily News.

Post to Twitter

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail

Comments

comments

Posted by on May 11 2010. Filed under News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Comments are closed

Featured Links

    Search Archive

    Search by Date
    Search by Category
    Search with Google

    Photo Gallery

    Log in

     

    Copyright: All rights reserved. Users may download and print extracts of content from this website for their own personal and non-commercial use only. Republication or redistribution of Ennis Daily News content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Ennis Daily News. Ennis Daily News and its logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of the Ellis County Newspapers, Inc.

    © Ellis County Newspapers, Inc. 2018