Green gets life in prison for Gomez murder

Published 3:10 pm Friday, November 2, 2007

By Ashley Sanders

The News staff writer

BEAUMONT — Joseph Terry Green, 28, will spend the rest of his life behind bars for the 2005 shooting death of Hector Gomez.

Green was convicted Thursday of killing the 47-year-old man on May 30, 2005 in Port Neches. On Friday jurors handed down the maximum sentence for the crime — life in prison.

Read more in Saturday’s edition of The News.

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