HOMICIDE

Murder is where a person intentionally or knowingly causes the death of a person. A person may be charged with capital murder where they intentionally or knowingly cause the death of a person in the course of committing another offense such as robbery, burglary, kidnapping, Arson, Assault.

 

PUNISHMENT: Murder is a first degree felony punishable by 5 to 99 years in prison and up to a $10,000 fine. Capital murder is considered a capital felony and is punishable by either life in prison or death.

 

HOW CAN WE HELP: Charges of murder and criminal homicide are very serious offenses.  Our Firm will work by your side to craft a strong defense based on the evidence. For more information about the criminal process,  click here. Call us now at 469- 351-9684, Se habla espanol 972- 353- 4529