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.
In Fort Worth, jurors heard more damaging testimony about the man they convicted of capital murder Monday for the beating death of an Arlington pastor.
The jury has found the defendant – Steven Nelson – guilty of capital murder.
Steven Lawayne Nelson, the man accused of the suffocation death of an Arlington pastor and the beating of his assistant, took the stand Friday in his own murder trial.
The widow of a pastor, who was murdered during a robbery at his church, testified she fainted when she arrived to the crime scene and learned of her husband’s death.
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.