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Tyler man accused of killing his children's mother indicted on murder charge

Catalino Castillo Marin Jr. was indicted in connection with the death of Diamond Samantha Cruz, 21.
Credit: Smith County Jail

TYLER, Texas — A Tyler man accused in the shooting death of his children's mother in August has been indicted on a murder charge. 

Catalino Castillo Marin Jr., 21, was indicted in connection with the death of Diamond Samantha Cruz, 21, during a Smith County grand jury session on Oct. 22.

He has been in the Smith County Jail since Aug. 10 on a $500,000 bond.

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