NorthPointe Baptist Church
Steven Nelson, 25, did not react the moment he was sentenced to death by a jury after he was convicted of the murder of Clint Dobson, 28.
Steven Lawayne Nelson was sentenced to death today for the murder of Rev. Clint Dobson last year at Arlington’s NorthPointe Baptist Church.
Several family members of convicted killer Steven Nelson took the stand Monday in his defense as part of the final day of testimony in the punishment phase of his capital murder trial.
It’s the defense’s turn in the sentencing trial of the convicted killer of a North Texas pastor.
The jury that will decide how severely convicted murderer Steven Nelson will be punished has gone into recess for the weekend.
It took less than two hours for a jury in Fort Worth to find a man guilty of murdering an Arlington pastor and severely beating his elderly ministry assistant, last year.
In Fort Worth, it was the third day of testimony in the Capital Murder trial of Steven Lawayne Nelson. The 25-year-old is accused of murdering Pastor Clint Dobson and critically injuring his ministry assistant, Judy Elliott, last year.
There is extra security at the Tarrant County Courthouse today. A judge wanted additional protection in his courtroom during the trial of a man accused of killing an Arlington Church pastor and severely beating his elderly assistant last year.
A man charged with killing a Texas pastor during a robbery at a church is about to go on trial for capital murder.
Churches, mosques and synagogues have long been the targets of vandalism, but now the crime is becoming more serious.
Friends, family and church members gathered on Wednesday to say a final farewell to Rev. Clint Dobson, the Arlington pastor who was killed in his church last week during a robbery.
Monday afternoon Arlington police held a press conference with more details about the murder of an Arlington pastor and the person charged with the crime.