Carlsbad Shooter Indicted for the Murder of Mickey Riley
SAN ANGELO, TX – The man who allegedly killed his sister's boyfriend in Carlsbad then attempted to flee Canada has been indicted for murder.
According to the indictment on May 12, Justin Ramirez is accused of murdering Mickey Riley with a firearm.
As previously reported, on February 15, deputies with Tom Green County Sheriff's deputies were dispatched to the 11500 block of Marshall st. for the report of a shooting victim.
When they arrived, the deputies found a man lying dead partially in the front yard and partially in the street. The affidavit states the man had two gunshot wounds to the head and chest. Here is the exclusive original story only on San Angelo LIVE!: WATCH Chief Deputy Sheriff: Suspect Apprehended in Carlsbad Murder
The deputies spoke with the victim's girlfriend who told them that her brother, Justin Ramirez, had killed her boyfriend. She continued by informing deputies that the two had gotten into an argument and then "Justin Ramirez pulled out a handgun and fired an entire clip" at the victim. She finished by telling deputies her boyfriend "was dead because of my brother."
The parents of the two were asked about the incident and they claimed their son killed their daughter's boyfriend.
The affidavit concludes with the deputy describing San Angelo EMS hooking the victim up to an EKG machine but was declared deceased.
Ramirez's girlfriend gave an exclusive interview with San Angelo LIVE! before being arrested for harboring a fugitive. Check out the story:Accused Carlsbad Murderer and His Girlfriend Were Headed to Canada
Ramirez full list of charges include MURDER, GJI*MURDER, GOB*AGG ASSAULT W/DEADLY WEAPON and GOB*POSS CS PG 1 >=1G<4G. His bond is set at $500,000.
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