Man sentenced in Pasadena woman's murder

Tuesday, October 29, 2013
The body of Edlyn Villegas Munoz, 36, was found New Years Day under a bridge on the banks of Vince Bayou in Pasadena. According to officials, the female body was discovered around noon under a bridge at S. Shaver and Queens in Pasadena

We have an update to the rape and murder of a Pasadena woman found under a bridge.

A Harris County jury is sending Francisco Machado Lopez to prison for 25 years for murdering Edlyn Villegas Munoz. She was walking home from a club when she came across Lopez.

She had been raped and was found dead under a bridge on New Year's Day 2012. The victim's mother says she is not content with the 25-year sentence.

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