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Manslaughter indictments returned from March crash

A 37-year-old Galveston man identif ied as the driver in a March 16 traffic accident north of Cameron that claimed the life of a 40-year-old Cameron resident, has been indicted on two counts of manslaughter.

Prosecutor Bill Torrey said Eliceo Macias Leyva was indicted for manslaughter and intoxication manslaughter connection with the death of Efrain Carmona.

According to the DPS, Leyva was the driver of a pickup which collided with Carmona’s pickup on FM 485.

Leyva was also indicted for intoxication assault with a vehicle with serious bodily injury.

Panfilo Maldonado, 36, a passenger in Leyva’s vehicle, was injured in the crash and was treated at Central Texas Hospital, Cameron.

Torrey listed other indictments as follows:

• Carlos Santos Montez, 29, Harker Heights, possession of controlled substance (less than one gram).

• David Allen Davis, 57, Milano, possession of controlled substance (less than one gram).

• Jamie Avila, 26, Buckholts, injury to elderly, assault family member-impeding breath.

• Jose DeJesus Vasquez, 36, Rockdale, DWI-third or more.

• John L. Robertson Jr., 36, Rockdale, assault causing bodily injury-family violence.

• Latonya Latrell Kelley, 32, Cameron, endangerment of a child.

• Darion Cavazos Ramirez, 19, Rockdale, arson.

• Johnathan Mario Lara, 23, Cameron, possession of controlled substance with intent to deliver, fraudulent use of identifying information, evading arrest with a motor vehicle.

• Kelsie Marie Chudej, 23, Rockdale, endangering a child.

• Jimmy Jack Boyd, 21, Rockdale, deadly conduct.

• Danielle Monique Powell, 32, Rockdale, theft.

• Francis Marie Basey Brown, 52, Rockdale, theft.

• Nekeisha M. Kaderka, 31, Rockdale, theft.

• Frederick Douglas Turner, 21, Cameron, aggravated sexual assault of child.

• Joshua Cole Murphree, 27, Killeen, evading arrest with a motor vehicle.

• Kendra Lee Gilligan, 23, Rockdale, injury to a child.

• Korey James Boothe, 23, Thorndale, tampering with evidence.

• Angela Dawn Moore, 35, Rockdale, possession of controlled substance.

• Stephen Dale Mikeska, 31, Rockdale, debit card abuse, possession of controlled substance with intent to deliver, burglary of a building.

• Carole Louise Kirkham, 31, Rockdale, possession of controlled substance.

• Nathan Andrew Willingham, 27, Rockdale, possession of controlled substance.

• Christopher Aaron Woods, 30, Rockdale, possession of controlled substance.

• Randy Rangel, 45, Cameron, failure to comply with sex offender registration.

• Kristopher Jon Beene, 37, Rockdale, evading arrest with prior conviction.

• Dustin Davis Toungate, 32, Rockdale, tampering with evidence.

• Eric Lee Martinez, 23, Taylor, assault on a public servant.

• Alyssa Danielle Brown, 18, Thorndale, engaging in organized criminal activity.

• Marvin Benton Cantwell Jr, 21, Thorndale, engaging in organized criminal activity.

• Cassandra Monique Sanchez, 23, Thorndale, engaging in organized criminal activity.

• Crispin Gonzales Jr., 21, Thorndale, engaging in organized criminal activity.

• Brittany Marie Thompson, 24, Thorndale, burglary of a habitation.

• Aleah D. Freitag, 21, Milano, endangering a child.

• Charles Wells, 47, Rockdale, assault causing bodily injury family violence.


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