Lawson indicted for first-degree murder; grand jury hands down 21 indictments

Staff Writer

The Howard County Grand Jury indicted 21 people Thursday in the 118th District Court, including one on a charge of first-degree murder.
According to District Attorney Hardy Wilkerson, Calvin Jacob Lawson, 34, of Big Spring was indicted for the offense of first-degree felony murder.
The crime, which occurred Oct. 2, involved the gunshot killing of 34-year-old Sterling McIntosh of Big Spring. The killing occurred in the 1600 block of Settles St.
If convicted, Lawson could face life in prison.

For more on this story, see Monday's edition of the Herald.