Nacogdoches Co. Grand Jury indicts Lufkin man for capital murder - KTRE.com | Lufkin and Nacogdoches, Texas

Nacogdoches Co. Grand Jury indicts Lufkin man for capital murder

Andrew Devon Thomas mug shot courtesy of Nacogdoches County Jail. Andrew Devon Thomas mug shot courtesy of Nacogdoches County Jail.
BEAUMONT, TX (News Release) -

NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - A Nacogdoches County Grand Jury indicted a Lufkin man Friday on a charge of capital murder.

Andrew Devon Thomas, 28, is accused in the death of Lamont Kenyon Patton, 34. Patton was discovered dead inside of a burning car on Laceyville Road in Nacogdoches County.

Thomas' lawyer made arrangements with the sheriff's office for his arrest.

Three men were already arrested in the death. Bob Moore II pleaded guilty to aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and was sentenced to five years in prison. Schanda Handy pleaded guilty to the same charge for a probated sentence. Bakari White's case is pending, as he is also charged with capital murder.

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