Cameron County (KFXV) — Marissa Govea Hernandez underwent her third day in court. She is accused of a hit and run, and allegedly causing the death of 37 year old, Mary Tipton, in court, evidence was provided that could benefit her case.
Testifying today, Officer Alfredo Martinez, stated he had made an accident and offense report when investigating the accident in 2015, however after carefully viewing surveillance video from a business near the area of the incident, he observed Tipton was walking on FM 803, with her back against traffic, which according to law, could make her responsible for the accident. Defense attorneys said such report was never submitted to the DA’s office, until now. The trial will continue tomorrow, we’ll keep you informed.