Photos by Jennifer Reynolds, Photo Editor Galveston County Daily News
Baby Grace Verdict JENNIFER REYNOLDS/Pool AP
Sheryl Sawyers, center, grandmother of Riley Ann Sawyers, and family lawyer Laura DePledge, back, react to hearing that the jury found Royce Clyde Zeigler II guilty of capital murder in the death of his stepdaughter, who became know as Baby Grace.
Baby Grace Trial JENNIFER REYNOLDS/Pool AP Royce Clyde Zeigler II, left, talks with Dee McWilliams, one of his three defense attorneys, before the fifth day of testimony in his capital murder trial. He is charged in the July 2007 death of his stepdaughter Riley Ann Sawyers.
Baby Grace Trial JENNIFER REYNOLDS/Pool AP
Galveston Sheriff's Deputy Bob Stanton carries the blue plastic storage box in which Riley Ann Sawyers' body was found into Judge David Garner's 10th District Court Tuesday. A fisherman found the storage box containing Sawyers' body on an island in Galveston Bay on October 29, 2007. Sawyers' stepfather Royce Clyde Zeigler II is charged with capital murder in the toddler's death.