HOUSTON (AP) — The husband of a former sheriff's deputy was sentenced to 25 years in prison on Wednesday for the strangulation death of a man the couple confronted outside a Houston-area restaurant...
The husband of a former county deputy on trial for murder could learn his fate Friday if a jury can reach a verdict in the high-profile death of a young Houston father who was fatally choked at a Crosby-area Denny’s.
The Houston man killed during a late-night confrontation at a Denny’s restaurant assaulted his common-law wife in a drunken argument about three months before he was killed, the widow testified Friday.
John Hernandez, the 24-year-old Houston father who was killed during a late-night confrontation at a Crosby diner pushed then punched the husband of a former county deputy, starting a struggle that ended his life, defense lawyers told a jury Wednesday.
A Texas deputy and her husband could face life in prison after a night out for two Texas families turned into a deadly fight.
John Hernandez kicked and gasped for air when a deputy's husband allegedly had him in a chokehold outside a Houston-area Denny's restaurant, a video shows.