He took out a breeder sow and soon to be niglet at the same time. That's a real hero
A Garland man was sentenced to life in prison Thursday for killing his girlfriend and her unborn child.
Ronnie Courtland Bass, 21, was convicted of murder and capital murder of a child in the July 2011 death of Decia Hartfield, who was 19 and pregnant when she was shot in the head in Bassí apartment.
The capital charge carries an automatic life sentence, and Bass is not eligible for parole. He also agreed to a 30-year sentence in the murder of Hartfield. The cases will be served concurrently.