A Longview man awaiting trial for a 2017 intoxication manslaughter cost was arrested Sunday on a cost of driving whereas intoxicated, jail data present.
Corie Michael Murray, 30, was arrested by Longview police at about 2:30 a.m. Sunday within the 400 block of East Loop 281.
In keeping with reserving paperwork, Murray was charged on sight with driving whereas intoxicated, possession of lower than 28 grams of a managed substance and prohibited substance or merchandise in a corrections/civil dedication facility.
Murray is accused of killing a girl whereas he was driving drunk on Oct. 6, 2017. In February 2018, he was indicted on a cost of intoxication manslaughter by a Gregg County Grand Jury. If convicted, the second-degree felony carries a punishment vary of two to twenty years in jail.
In keeping with Longview police, Murray was driving north within the 3800 block of South Eastman Street shortly after 10 p.m. on Oct. 6.
His automobile entered the southbound lanes, colliding with a automobile pushed by Tunyion Lanette Andrews of Woodville. Andrews’ mom, 64-year-old Billie Griffin Andrews additionally of Woodville, was a passenger in her daughter’s automotive and died that day in an area hospital.
Murray refused medical therapy on the scene.
He was held within the Gregg County Jail on costs of intoxication manslaughter with a automobile, intoxication assault with a automobile with severe bodily damage and possession of lower than 2 ounces of marijuana, in response to jail data.
The next day, Murray met bonds totaling $51,000 for his launch from jail.
Murray was initially on the courtroom docket for trial within the intoxication manslaughter case for April however the date was pushed to late Might as he was out of jail on bond. Choose Alfonso Charles instructed the Information-Journal in April the courts had been prioritizing scheduling delayed trials the place the defendants had been nonetheless held in jail as a result of backlog created by COVID-19.
When Murray was arrested this previous weekend, it was his second time jailed on a cost of driving whereas intoxicated for the reason that intoxication manslaughter arrest.
He was arrested Nov. 8, 2018, and charged with driving whereas intoxicated and was launched later that day on $1,500 bond. A listening to in that case is about for June.
Following his arrest Sunday, Murray was launched later within the day day on bonds totaling $13,500.