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Prosecutors in Thelma Villarreal trial are awaiting additional DPS evidence

Posted at 3:18 PM, Mar 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-05 18:44:21-05

A woman accused in the shooting death of another woman at a Corpus Christi home was back in court this afternoon.

Thelma Villarreal is charged with killing 21-year-old Alexandra Winfree at a home in the 400 block of Homecrest Street on Dec. 30.

Homicide victim identified by family members

During a brief hearing, prosecutors said they are awaiting additional DPS evidence. Judge Missy Medary has set another status hearing in 30 days.

Villarreal remains in Nueces County Jail under bonds totaling $1 million.

Thelma Villarreal (shown in an earlier court appearance) was in court Tuesday at the Nueces County Courthouse. (Photo date: 03/05/2019)