A Williamson County judge refused a second request for DNA tests from the Round Rock man who was convicted of the highly publicized 1994 murder of an Austin woman.
Roger Eugene Fain, 59, has maintained his innocence for years, noting that the gun used to shoot Sandra Dumont was never found and that the original DNA analysis of evidence did not link him to the place where she was killed. Fain was handed a life sentence for that crime and another in 2007 for stabbing an Arlington woman. For years, he has also been the main suspect in the murder of Darlene Anderson, whose body was discovered near Dumont’s, but officials have not gathered enough evidence to charge him.
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