JONES COUNTY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – A man indicted for the August 2018 murder of a Hamlin woman has been sentenced to life without parole.
Mitchel Glen Butler received the life sentence Friday morning in a Jones County courtroom.
Butler was indicted in October on a capital murder charge for the death of 66-year-old Alice Brigham.
Jones County deputies found Brigham with severe injuries on August 3, 2018.
She was taken to Hamlin Memorial Hospital, where she later died.