Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

New Lawyer Takes On Torture Case.(New Mexico & The West)

Byline: Journal Staff and Wire Reports


An Elephant Butte man accused of kidnapping and sexually torturing a woman four years ago will have a new attorney when he goes to trial for a second time.

Lee McMillian, an Albuquerque defense attorney, will represent 60-year-old David Parker Ray, who is being tried on 12 counts involving the abduction and sexual torture of a 26-year-old Colorado woman in 1996 in Truth or Consequences.

McMillian will replace defense attorney Jeff Rein, who is taking a vacation. …

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