Jamal Stanton

Commerce
7:43 am
Thu January 2, 2014

Guilty plea expected in stabbing death

Commerce Police Department

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.

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Commerce
4:15 am
Mon December 30, 2013

Trial in stabbing death scheduled

Commerce Police Department

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.  Myeisha Simone Garcia has pleaded not guilty to one count of murder in connection with the death of Jamal Stanton.

The indictment returned in February by the Hunt County grand jury also included a lesser charge of manslaughter.

Jury selection in Garcia’s trial is currently set for Jan. 6 in the 196th District Court.

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Commerce Stabbing
9:36 am
Thu December 20, 2012

Suspect in Commerce Stabbing Faces Unrelated Assault Charge

Commerce Police Department

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.

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Commerce Stabbing
6:20 am
Thu December 6, 2012

Bond Reduction Denied in Garcia Case

Commerce Police Department

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.

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Commerce Stabbing
8:55 am
Tue December 4, 2012

Suspect in Commerce Stabbing Files Writ of Habeas Corpus

Commerce Police Department

A suspect charged with murder in connection with the stabbing death of a Greenville man last week is seeking a reduction in her bond.

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Developing
1:22 pm
Thu November 29, 2012

UPDATE: Arrest Made in Connection with Commerce Stabbing Death

Myeisha Simone Garcia's Mug Shot
Commerce Police Department

UPDATE 11/29/12, 1:22pm - 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.

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Developing
8:16 am
Wed November 28, 2012

Altercation in Commerce Results in One Death

The altercation allegedly occured in the cul-de-sac on Wheeler Drive in Commerce.
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Twenty-year-old Jamal Stanton of Greenville died at the Hunt Regional Community Hospital in Commerce this morning, the result of an apparent stabbing which occurred near the Tarter Apartments.

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