On Tuesday, Aug. 20, three pleas took place at the Carson County Courthouse.
Luke Inman, the District Attorney for the 100th Judicial District, along with Assistant District Attorney Harley Caudle, prosecuted the case for the State of Texas, with the Honorable Judge Stuart Messer presiding.
Landry Kyle Wright, 39, pleaded guilty and sentenced to four years in the Institutional Division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for the third degree felony of driving while intoxicated, 3rd or more. Wright, from Lubbock, was arrested in Carson County by Texas DPS Trooper Garry Bullard on Jan. 28, 2018. Wright was later indicted by the Carson County Grand Jury on June 28, 2018.
Pursuant to the plea, Wright is also required to pay Carson County $500 in fines, $470 in court costs, and $66 in restitution.
Clayton Randall Wayne Britton, 37, pleaded guilty was placed on community supervision for three years for two different state jail felony offense offenses of credit card abuse. Britton, from Pampa, was arrested in Carson County by Panhandle Police Officer Jacob Hendricks on May 28, for multiple offenses. Britton pleaded to both cases filed by the State on Aug. 20.
Pursuant to this plea of guilty, Britton is required to pay a fine of $2,500 to Carson County, $300 in attorney fees, $276 in court costs, and successfully complete 100 hours of community service. If Britton violates probation, he could face two different, two year sentences in the State Jail Division of the TDCJ.