Brown County man to spend life behind bars

POSTED: 7:13 PM Jul 26 2013
BROWNWOOD, Texas -

A Brown County man is sentenced to life in prison for two felony offenses.

According to KTXS' partner the Brownwood Bulletin, Marc Shawn Walden was found guilty for possession of drugs and a stolen firearm from the San Angelo police department. He was also fined $10,000.

Walden reportedly had about 75 grams of methamphetamine as well as evidence that linked him to a Mexican drug cartel. The drug charge was a first-degree felony due to the amount found in Walden’s possession.

He's had prior felony and misdemeanor convictions.