BRYAN -- A Bryan man accused of shooting Billy Joe Menard Jr. through Menard's apartment door back in October of 2011 has been sentenced to jail.
23-year-old Clayton Thompson pleaded guilty to murder Monday for his role in the death of Menard.
Police say Thompson and two others, Travis Carroll and Christopher Hernandez, went to Menard's apartment on October 15th after a drug deal went badly.
Thompson will spend the next 45-years behind bars.
Carroll and Hernandez's cases are still pending.