woman who was the getaway driver
murder of a 13-year old boy
will be sentenced next week.
drove her boyfriend,
to the Treyway Terrace Apartments in January 2015 where prosecutors said
shot and killed
Alex Torres, a Haas Middle School student.
from the scene before police arrived.
According to police,
was looking for an ex-girlfriend and mistakenly went to the wrong home and shot
when he answered the front door.
was tried three times for
murder. Each case ended in a mistrial. The most recent trial wrapped up on Friday with a hung jury.
After the trial, Nueces County Assistant District Attorney Matthew Manning dismissed the case against
and he was released from the Nueces County Jail Friday evening.
was charged with capital murder in the death of
13-year-old Alex Torres
. In August 2018, she pleaded guilty to a lesser charge of retaliation, a second-degree felony.
During that hearing,
was told she would be sentenced after
trial was over and she would face up to 20 years in prison.
This morning, the 105th District Court scheduled
sentencing hearing for Tuesday, June 4 at 9 a.m.