Tejeda facing more charges in Wood's murder

Tejeda was first indicted in March on a first-degree murder charge.

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - On Oct. 18, 2016, 21-year-old Breanna Wood went missing, her body was later discovered in a rural area near Robstown and on Thursday 3News learned that 27-year-old Joseph Tejeda, the man charged with the murder, has been re-indicted on more charges.

Tejeda is now facing four additional counts: capital murder, engaging in an organized criminal activity, tampering with or fabricating physical evidence, and abuse of a corpse. Tejeda was first indicted in March on a first-degree murder charge.

Prosecutors have been seeking capital murder which comes with only two punishment options: life in prison or the death penalty. 

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