DALLAS (AP) — A Dallas man convicted for his role in a 2016 slaying
in which the victim was splashed with bleach must serve 45 years in
prison in an attack prosecutors say was over a woman.
The Dallas Morning News reports
40-year-old Ricky Moreno was sentenced Tuesday. Moreno was convicted
aggravated kidnapping in the death of 28-year-old Jonathan Paul
Gutierrez, who was beaten and had bleach poured on his face.
allege Martin Armijo Jr. arranged and participated in the torture
slaying. Armijo faces trial on charges of capital murder and aggravated
assault family violence.
Authorities say Gutierrez previously
dated a woman who later was in a relationship with Armijo, but they
broke up. Prosecutors say Armijo sought to win her back by attacking
Gutierrez, then allegedly beating her after the slaying.
Information from: The Dallas Morning News, http://www.dallasnews.com