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.
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.
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.
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.