A Hays County grand jury has indicted a San Marcos murder suspect who officials say has gang ties on new charges, including capital murder, about a month before he is set to go to trial.
Johnny Gilbert Soliz Jr., 47, has been in jail on the murder charge since September 2010, when sheriff’s deputies in Comal County stopped a truck carrying the body of Walter Capello, who officials say is a Mexican Mafia member from Lockhart.
The story you’re reading is premium content from the Austin American-Statesman. Subscribers get total access to all our in-depth news, digital editions and exclusive premium content. You can also buy a 24-hour digital pass or 7-day digital pass.
Read MyStatesman.com now — 24-hour digital pass99¢ for 24-hours
Read MyStatesman.com all week — 7-day digital pass$3.99 for 7-days
Subscribe to the Statesman for as little as 33¢ per dayView Offers
For Subscribers: Register your account for digital access.Access Digital
For Subscribers: Sign in here if you have already registered your account.Sign In