Bexar County grand juries handed down indictments in 275 felony cases last week, including charges for capital murder, murder and intoxication manslaughter.
Van Anthony Buckley is charged with Capital Murder-Incarcerated for Murder. The
indictment alleges that on May 30, 2019, Buckley intentionally and knowingly
used his hands and feet to cause the death of Alexander Wise. The indictment further alleges that this offense occurred while Buckley was
already incarcerated for the offense of murder.
Todd Phipps is charged with Murder. The indictment alleges that on June 4,
2019, Phipps intentionally and knowingly caused the death of Becky Ann Ibarra by
shooting her with a firearm. Because of the circumstances involved, this case is being prosecuted by
the Family Violence Division of the Bexar County Criminal District Attorney's Office.
Ruiz Sauceda is charged with Intoxication Manslaughter. The indictment alleges
that on June 9, 2019, Sauceda operated a motor vehicle while intoxicated and
caused the death of Domenica Burleson by driving into Ms. Burleson's motor vehicle. The indictment includes a deadly weapon allegation and alleges that the motor vehicle was used as a deadly weapon to cause Ms. Burleson's death.
Sauceda wa also indicted for three other counts of Intoxication Assault as a result of the same incident.
Bexar County grand juries indicted more than 1,100 felony cases during the month of August.
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