Manslaughter charge reduced to misdemeanor... How so?
To the family of the late Antonio Nuncio, injured granddaughter and Bee County: I was so sad to read in a Wednesday, May 9, article in the Beeville Bee-Picayune that, in Bee County, you can get away with murder if you have a family member in law enforcement, ’cause that’s what we have here – the article speaks for itself.
Question: Are these the kind of judges we want in our community? Knowing and looking at the facts – that this person had broken the law before and a short time after this uncalled for accident – we all know, ladies and gentlemen, if it was the other way around, someone would be going to prison.
Question: How can an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon charge get dropped to a misdemeanor and two-year probation when he had two more run-ins with the law after this accident and is still allowed to “race” the streets. If this is what we call justice, then I strongly hope that the Nuncio family is pursuing a wrongful death suit. It will never bring back the husband, father, brother, uncle or friend that his family has lost, but maybe they can get some kind of closure.
Justin M. Hernandez