Suspect arrested and charged in Amanda Johnson’s murder

Bond set at $500,000
Fernando Colin Acosta Jr

Fernando Colin Acosta Jr.

VICTORIA, Texas – According to the Matagorda County Sheriff’s Office, Fernando Colin Acosta Jr. was arrested on the charge of Amanda Johnson’s murder on May 21, 2021.

Acosta turned himself in to the Matagorda County Jail. The bond is set at $500,000.

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