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E. Texas attorney arrested, charged with murder

Royal Lynn Mullins, 61, charged with murder. (Source: Hunt County Jail) Royal Lynn Mullins, 61, charged with murder. (Source: Hunt County Jail)
GREENVILLE, TX (KLTV) -

An East Texas attorney has been arrested and charged with murder.

Royal Lynn Mullins, 61, of Greenville, was booked in the Hunt County Jail Wednesday on a charge of murder.

The Hunt County Sheriff’s Office said Mullins is booked on a charge from the Greenville Police Department.

Greenville police said their officers were called to a location in the 3800 block of Spencer Street around 1a.m. Wednesday. When they arrived, they found Curtis Wayne Gray, 48, dead at the scene, from a gunshot wound. Records in the Hunt County Jail show Mullins was booked into the jail on a murder charge on July 30 and he is being held on $150,000 bond.

According to the State Bar of Texas, Mullins is based in Greenville at his own firm. He has been licensed in Texas since graduating from the University of Texas Law School in 1986.

Mullins did not have public disciplinary history with the State Bar of Texas.

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