Hays County, Kyle, News
Kyle woman goes on trial for capital murder
Jury selection is scheduled to start Monday, Feb. 24, in the capital murder trial of former Kyle resident Krystle Villanueva, 27.
She is accused of killing and mutilating her five-year-old daughter Giovanna Lanae Hernandez in January 2017. Authorities said the little girl was stabbed to death. Her mutilated body was found inside a mobile home in Willow Terrace in Kyle on Jan. 5, 2017 by a SWAT team.
Law enforcement was alerted to the situation by Villanueva’s father-in-law Eustorgio Arellano...