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Man found guilty of aggravated assault after deadly bar fight from 2015

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

A Lubbock man has been found guilty of aggravated assault after a deadly bar fight. Lather Lewis, 34, is expected to be sentenced on May 10, 2017.

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.

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