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Third defendant gets 50 years

Nick Todaro, nick@ennisdailynews.com

The final defendant in this week’s 40th Judicial District Court murder trial has received a 50-year sentence.

Ruben Hernandez

An Ellis County jury today found Eric Maldonado, Fernando Juarez and Ruben Hernandez guilty of murdering Mohammad Hashemi.Juarez and Maldonado were found guilty of capital murder and face life in prison with no chance for parole. Hernandez was found guilty of murder and as of press time his sentence was not announced. After an hour of deliberation after statements from members of both families, the jury reached the punishment verdict and assessed an additional $10,000 fine.



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