Myeisha Garcia http://ketr.org en Woman given prison sentence in manslaughter case http://ketr.org/post/woman-given-prison-sentence-manslaughter-case <p>A Commerce woman was sentenced to prison Tuesday, after earlier pleading guilty to a charge of manslaughter in connection with the November 2012 stabbing death of a Greenville man.</p><p>Myeisha Simone Garcia was sentenced to 10 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice-Institutional Division, following the sentencing hearing in the 354th District Court, according to Hunt County District Attorney Noble D. Walker Jr.</p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 16:30:16 +0000 Brad Kellar 49357 at http://ketr.org Woman given prison sentence in manslaughter case Guilty plea expected in stabbing death http://ketr.org/post/guilty-plea-expected-stabbing-death <p>A Commerce woman is expected to plead guilty this week to a charge of murder, in connection with the stabbing death of a Greenville man in November 2012. Myeisha Simone Garcia has previously pleaded not guilty to one count of murder in connection with the death of Jamal Stanton. Jury selection in the case had been scheduled Monday, January 6.</p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 13:43:42 +0000 Brad Kellar 47667 at http://ketr.org Guilty plea expected in stabbing death Trial in stabbing death scheduled http://ketr.org/post/trial-stabbing-death-scheduled <p>A Commerce woman is facing trial early next year on a charge of murder, in connection with a stabbing death of a Greenville man in November 2012.&nbsp; Myeisha Simone Garcia has pleaded not guilty to one count of murder in connection with the death of Jamal Stanton.</p><p>The indictment returned in February by the Hunt County grand jury also included a lesser charge of manslaughter.</p><p>Jury selection in Garcia’s trial is currently set for Jan. 6 in the 196th District Court.</p> Mon, 30 Dec 2013 10:15:40 +0000 Brad Kellar 47552 at http://ketr.org Trial in stabbing death scheduled Hearing slated in Commerce murder case http://ketr.org/post/hearing-slated-commerce-murder-case <p>A hearing is scheduled this week in connection with an upcoming murder trial. Wed, 21 Aug 2013 13:37:16 +0000 Brad Kellar & Brad 41764 at http://ketr.org Hearing slated in Commerce murder case Grand Jury to Meet for First Time in 2013 http://ketr.org/post/grand-jury-meet-first-time-2013 <p>The latest edition of the Hunt County grand jury begins its service Friday, as local prosecutors are scheduled to present evidence in felony cases for consideration by the 196th District Court. Tue, 22 Jan 2013 15:07:35 +0000 Brad Kellar 32187 at http://ketr.org Grand Jury to Meet for First Time in 2013 Suspect in Commerce Stabbing Faces Unrelated Assault Charge http://ketr.org/post/suspect-commerce-stabbing-faces-unrelated-assault-charge <p>A Commerce woman charged with murder involved in the stabbing death of a Greenville man also has a trial pending on an unrelated indictment alleging she assaulted a Commerce Police officer. Thu, 20 Dec 2012 15:36:39 +0000 Brad Kellar 31018 at http://ketr.org Suspect in Commerce Stabbing Faces Unrelated Assault Charge Bond Reduction Denied in Garcia Case http://ketr.org/post/bond-reduction-denied-garcia-case <p>A state district judge has denied a reduction in bond for the suspect charged with murder in connection with the stabbing death of a Greenville man. Thu, 06 Dec 2012 12:20:05 +0000 Brad Kellar 30430 at http://ketr.org Bond Reduction Denied in Garcia Case Suspect in Commerce Stabbing Files Writ of Habeas Corpus http://ketr.org/post/suspect-commerce-stabbing-files-writ-habeas-corpus <p>A suspect charged with murder in connection with the stabbing death of a Greenville man last week is seeking a reduction in her bond. Tue, 04 Dec 2012 14:55:28 +0000 Brad Kellar 30338 at http://ketr.org Suspect in Commerce Stabbing Files Writ of Habeas Corpus Commerce Resident Charged in Murder of Greenville Man http://ketr.org/post/commerce-resident-charged-murder-greenville-man <p>One person has been charged with murder in connection with the stabbing death Wednesday of a Greenville man. Fri, 30 Nov 2012 15:33:56 +0000 Brad Kellar 30211 at http://ketr.org Commerce Resident Charged in Murder of Greenville Man UPDATE: Arrest Made in Connection with Commerce Stabbing Death http://ketr.org/post/update-arrest-made-connection-commerce-stabbing-death <p><strong>UPDATE 11/29/12, 1:22pm</strong> - 20-year-old Myeisha Simone Garcia of Commerce is the suspect arrested by CPD and the Texas Rangers for the murder of 20-year-old Jamal Stanton of Greenville. Thu, 29 Nov 2012 19:22:02 +0000 Jerrod Knight 30144 at http://ketr.org UPDATE: Arrest Made in Connection with Commerce Stabbing Death