Teen sentenced to life for murder of ex-girlfriend.
POSTED: Tuesday, October 20, 2009 - 8:29am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:34pm
An 18 year-old Brownsville teen will spend the rest of his life behind bars for first degree murder.
Hector Angel Herrasti made a deal with the District Attorney's office in the stabbing death case of 17 year-old Brenda Lee Nunez. When the crime was committed, Herrasti was 16 at the time and therefore could not the death penalty. District Attorney Armando Villalobos say's he's happy with the deal.