Seguin Gazette

default avatar
Welcome to the site! Login or Signup below.
|
||
Logout|My Dashboard

Seguin man pleads to capital murder in boy's death

Posted: Wednesday, September 14, 2011 12:00 am

SEGUIN - A 30-year-old Seguin man will spend the rest of his life in state prison after pleading guilty Tuesday to capital murder in the death of a 4-year-old boy.

Testimony had been scheduled to get under way Tuesday morning in Second 25th District Court in the trial of Michael Jason Menchaca who was accused of capital murder of a person younger than 6 years of age, Jesse "J.J." Wohl, but the schedule set out by a visiting judge, Bert Richardson from San Antonio, was altered after Menchaca told his attorneys that he wanted to plead guilty.

Seguin Gazette Print/Online Subscribers Only!

This content is available to Online Subscribers only.

  • Already have an active Online Subscriber account?

Want to become an Online Subscriber?
Choose one of the following services:

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I get my Member ID/password if I am a print subscriber?
Contact The Seguin Circulation Department at 830-379-5404, 5am to 5pm Monday - Friday and 5am to 10am Saturday and Sunday.
How do I get my Member ID/password if I am an online-only subscriber?
Once you have registered and subscribed, your registered Screen Name and Password will grant you access to all of the content your subscription package includes. Forgot your password?
I'm logged in. Why am I unable to view the content on this page?
You have likely registered an account (allowing you to log in), but not signed up for a service package.
Select a package from the service list above to gain access.

Rules of Conduct

  • 1 Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
  • 2 Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
  • 3 Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
  • 4 Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
  • 5 Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
  • 6 Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness acounts, the history behind an article.

Welcome to the discussion.

1 comment:

    A subscription service is required to post comments.

  • darkhorse posted at 7:50 am on Thu, Sep 15, 2011.

    darkhorse Posts: 40

    He should have received the death penalty. Now he will rot in jail on our dime. But at least he will be there. It could be worse. This entire story makes me sick. Poor little baby...how can you do that? This man is a monster.

     

-->