FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – A man who was making methamphetamine in a motel parking lot just got a 99-year prison sentence.
In November 2010 police caught Shawn Venabelle making meth in van which was parked at a Saginaw motel. He had more than 600 grams of meth in the van at the time.
On Thursday a Tarrant County jury sentenced Venabelle to 99 years in prison.
Venabelle, who is 47, has three prior felony convictions for crimes he committed in the 1990s.