Odessa man pleads guilty to intoxication manslaughter, intoxication assault that left 3 dead

Odessa man pleads guilty to intoxication manslaughter, intoxication assault that left 3 dead
(Source: Midland County Sheriff's Office)

MIDLAND, TX (KWES) - Jose Benavides has plead guilty to three counts of intoxication manslaughter and one count of intoxication assault.

Odessa man pleads guilty to intoxication manslaughter, intoxication assault that left 3 dead

Benavides was sentenced to 38 years in prison in each Intoxication Manslaughter count with findings of a deadly weapon, along with a sentence of five years for the Intoxication Assault to run concurrently.

Three people died in October 2017 as a result of Benavides' actions.

To read the previous stories on this incident click here.

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