Two days after a man was charged in a 1987 cold-case slaying of a 68-year-old Harris County woman, he died in custody, Texas prison officials said Friday.
A Harris County jury has convicted Saul Serna, 40, and sentenced him to life in prison. Serna was convicted of the 1998 murder of 19 year-old Ali Scott in north Harris County.
A Tennessee woman has been sentenced to 25 years in prison after a Harris County jury found her guilty of murdering her husband in 1987.
A Harris County jury has sentenced a man to life in prison for the 1982 murder of his then girlfriend.
According to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, investigators with the Cold Case Unit have charged a federal convict with the 2006 murder of his accomplice during an attempted home invasion in north Harris County.
Two years ago, Arvis Thurman was at the mercy of the public. She appeared in a televised interview, pleading with residents for information that would help solve the September 2002 killing of her only daughter, 22-year-old Cherita Thurman.
This week marked the 18th anniversary of the murder of a man in north Harris County and upon the heels of that anniversary, Harris County Sheriff’s Office investigators inside the Cold Case Unit are hoping the public can help solve a cold case.