Clarendon – On Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013, one plea took place which resulted in a conviction.
Luke Inman, the District Attorney for the 100th Judicial District, prosecuted the case for the State of Texas with the Honorable Judge Stuart Messer presiding.
Jesus Alex Lopez was placed on probation for a period of three years for the state jail felony offense of possession of marijuana. Lopez pleaded guilty and was convicted to five years in the State Jail Division of Texas Department of Criminal Justice but the sentence was probated for a period of three years.
Lopez, 29-year-old resident of Pacoima, Calif., was arrested in Carson County for the offense that took place April 26, 2013 by DPS Trooper Danny Nunez. Lopez pleaded guilty to an information filed by the State on July 1, 2013.
Pursuant to the plea agreement, Lopez is required to pay a $2,500 fine to Carson County, $370 in court costs, $140 restitution, and successfully complete 100 hours of community service.