Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland and his wife Cynthia were found dead last weekend in their home in Forney. This occurred only a few months after one of Kaufman County’s Assistant District Attorneys was was killed in a parking lot near his office.
A white supremacist gang, the Aryan Brotherhood, is under suspicion, and law enforcement is investigating.
Security has been beefed-up for prosecutors and courthouses in various counties in the state.
We asked Walker County Judge Danny Pierce how County officials were handling the issue here . . . .
Governor Rick Perry has announced a $100,000 dollar reward to aid in finding the killers of the Kaufman County District Attorney, his wife, and the former Assistant D-A there.