Irion County woman back in jail on November 2015 murder charge

An Irion County woman is back in the Tom Green County Jail on a murder charge from Irion County from November 2015.

Tina Pauline Chappell of Mertzon was arrested Nov. 13, 2015, in connection with the death of 50-year-old Roger Allen Fletcher, who was found dead in a roadway near Irion County schools in November 2015.

The Irion County Sheriff’s Office, in a 2015 news release, said they were called about an unresponsive man lying on a Mertzon street. They found Fletcher dead with multiple gunshot wounds to his person; he was on the roadway of Fourth and Fleming streets.

Jail records show that Chappell was released from the Tom Green County Jail to another agency March 23, 2016. As of 7:01 a.m. Thursday, jail records show she remains in the Tom Green County Jail.

San Angelo NOW is seeking more information from the Irion County Sheriff’s Office Thursday morning. Any additional information will be posted as it becomes available.