LAMAR COUNTY, Tex. (KXII) - A Lamar County woman being re-tried for murder in the death of a retired teacher has taken a plea deal.
Ashley Morrison, 22, pleaded guilty to her part in the 2014 murder of retired North Lamar teacher Annie Sims in exchange for a sentence not to exceed 30 years.
Sims's grandson, Christian Sims, took a plea deal in October 2016. He was sentenced to 35 years in prison.