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Fourth person in murder of transgender woman sentenced
Posted: 3:43 PM, Apr 29, 2019
Updated: 2019-04-29 18:05:27-04
A man accused of killing a transgender woman in October 2017 has been sentenced to 46 years in prison.
Jace Montagne was convicted of murder and engaging in organized criminal activity last week. He’s one of 4 people who was charged with the murder of Stephanie Montez.
Montez was found dead on CR 61 just outside of Robstown. Montane was also given a 25-year sentence for the organized criminal activity charge. Prosecutors has asked for a life sentence.
The sentences will run concurrently.
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