Sentenced To Death - KAUZ-TV: Newschannel 6 Now | Wichita Falls, TX

Sentenced To Death

Posted: Updated:

In a developing story we've been following.

The man found guilty of two murders will be sentenced to death.

Mica Martinez appeared in Comanche County court room for formal sentencing Monday.

A jury found the 32-year-old guilty last month of murdering Carl and Martha Miller in 2009.

The Miller's were beaten to death during a home invasion.  Both Died days after being hospitalized. 

The jury recommended the death penalty for both counts of murder in the first degree.

The defense presented their witnesses, begging the jury to spare his life.

In addition, Martinez faces assault and battery charges for attacking the couple's son who survived the incident.

His execution is set for September 30th, 2013.


  • News HeadlinesNews HeadlinesMore>>

  • Lawton Deadly Shooting Investigation

    Lawton Deadly Shooting Investigation

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:12 AM EDT2014-04-18 12:12:07 GMT
    Lawton Police are now investigating the 7th homicide of the year following a shooting Friday morning.
    Lawton Police are now investigating the 7th homicide of the year following a shooting Friday morning.
  • Harder Ground: Higher Risk

    Harder Ground: Higher Risk

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:25 AM EDT2014-04-18 04:25:05 GMT
    The drought isn't just affecting our lawns and the community.  It is having an impact on athletes and the risk of injury.
    The drought isn't just affecting our lawns and the community.  It is having an impact on athletes and the risk of injury.
  • Aggravated Robbery Suspect Behind Bars

    Aggravated Robbery Suspect Behind Bars

    Thursday, April 17 2014 10:50 PM EDT2014-04-18 02:50:57 GMT
    A second of 3 suspects in an aggravated robbery is now behind arrest.
    A second of 3 suspects in an aggravated robbery is now behind arrest.