State of Texas vs. Joshua Ashford

Louis Murat Newman IV

Practice Area:Violent Crime

Outcome:Hung Jury

Description:Mr. Ashford was charged with murder as one of five teens (in the Baytown Five case) who had allegedly caught the complainant vandalizing Mr. Ashford's car. The State alleged that Mr. Ashford beat the complainant to death with a barbecue grill lid.