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2 arrested, accused of conspiracy to commit murder in Wimberley

HAYS COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) — Two people in Hays County were arrested after being accused of planning to murder somebody last Friday.

The suspects, Nevaada Morgan, 20, and Steven Ertel, were booked into the Hays County Jail.

According to a press release from the Hays County Sheriff's office, a victim was lured by Morgan to a residence on Mount Sharp Road in Wimberley. The victim was going to this location to meet Morgan, but said they did not know Ertel.

Police said both suspects were armed with a knife, and according to the victim, they were both acting in a suspicious manner.

Fearing for their life, the victim fled the scene and immediately called 9-1-1.

During an investigation, evidence was uncovered that supported the idea that Morgan and Ertel planned to kill the victim.

At last report, Morgan and Ertel were both still in the Hays County Jail.

 


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