A Wichita Falls man found guilty of causing injuries that killed his four month old son and continuous violence against his wife was formally sentenced Wednesday morning.
The defense asked jurors to recommend community supervision for Brent Benefield during punishment phase of his trial in 30th District Court.
The punishment phase in the trial of a man convicted of causing fatal injuries to his four month old son is recessed until this afternoon.
Brent Benefield is charged with injury to a child causing death and is also accused of continuous violence against his wife.
Brent Benefield who's charged with causing injuries that ultimately led to his four-month-old's February 2012 death.
Brent Benefield is charged with injury to a child causing death and continuous violence against his wife.
Defense testimony got underway in the 30th District Court Wednesday afternoon.
Testimony in the Brent Benefield trial turns technical today with experts discussing the injuries and medical background of Benefield's four month old son.
Thursday marked the second day of testimony in the trial of Brent Benefield, who's charged in the death of his four-month-old son.
Testimony is underway in the trial of a man accused in the death of his infant son.