Mario Lamont Lewis

BELTON — A jury convicted Mario Lamont Lewis of first-degree felony murder Wednesday for the 2011 slaying of a man in Killeen.

Lewis, a 41-year-old Chicago native, could face up to life in prison. The jury found him guilty of the Feb. 18, 2011, shooting that killed 32-year-old Lynn Wilford.

Lewis will be sentenced Thursday. Read the full story in tomorrow’s Killeen Daily Herald.

Contact Philip Jankowski at or (254) 501-7553

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