ODESSA, TX (KWES) - An Ector County jury has reached a verdict in the case against a man accused of murder and intoxication manslaughter.
The jury found Carroll Carpenter, 53, guilty on both charges after two and half hours of deliberations on Friday.
Carpenter was indicted by a grand jury in last year after prosecutors said Carpenter caused a deadly accident in December of 2013.
Carpenter has faced two other DWI charges in the past, one in 1997 and the other in 2000.
Sentencing is expected on Monday at 9 a.m.