Jury trial continues for man charged with aggravated assault aft - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Jury trial continues for man charged with aggravated assault after deadly bar fight

Lather Lewis, Jr. (Source: Lubbock County Detention Center) Lather Lewis, Jr. (Source: Lubbock County Detention Center)
LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

The jury trial continues for a Lubbock man who has been charged with aggravated assault after a deadly bar fight.

The fight happened on April 24, 2015 at The Hitching Post in Lubbock around 1:30 a.m.

During the fight, Antonio Gonzales was badly beaten. He died a few days later at the hospital. Richard Segura was also taken to UMC with minor injuries.

The day Gonzales died, Lather Lewis was arrested.

The indictment filed by the Lubbock County Grand Jury says Lewis "did and there intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly cause serious bodily injury to Antonio Gonzales by striking the said Antonio Gonzales with the defendant's hands, or striking the said Antonio Gonzales with a hard object, or causing the said Antonio Gonzales to strike a hard object."

Lewis has been in the Lubbock County Detention Center on a $250,000 bond.

Copyright 2017 KCBD. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly