Portales man sentenced in 2016 double homicide
Jose Zapata receives 13 years in plea agreement.
Last updated 1/7/2023 at 2:24pm
A Portales man accused of killing two people in 2016 was sentenced Tuesday to 13 years in prison. Jose Zapata, 39, pleaded no-contest to voluntary manslaughter charges in both slayings.
District Judge Donna Mowrer pronounced Zapata guilty of the...