Aggravated Sexual Assault of a child suspect commits suicide hours before trial

Local News

A McLennan County man accused of sexually assaulting a child killed himself early Tuesday morning, according to his attorney.

Gerald Villarreal tells FOX44 News that Eric Norwood shot himself in a field near his home just outside Lorena.

Jury selection in Norwood’s trial was supposed to start Tuesday morning at 10 a.m.

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