Oklahoma City man arrested on murder complaint

Harry Garcia Jr., 29, was arrested Friday in connection with an April 20 stabbing death of Casey Wright. Garcia is the third suspect arrested in the case.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: May 10, 2013 at 6:05 pm •  Published: May 10, 2013
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An Oklahoma City man was arrested on a murder complaint in the April 20 stabbing death of Casey Wright, according to a news release from the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Department.

Harry Garcia Jr., 29, was arrested Friday at an apartment complex in the 5700 block of S Agnew. He is the third person arrested in the case.

According to police and court documents, witnesses reported two groups of people fighting the night Wright was stabbed. Garcia was identified by several witnesses as the one who stabbed Wright in the chest, according to court records.

The sheriff's office received a tip Thursday that led them to Garcia, who was found at a motel in the 1200 block of S Meridian Avenue.

Garcia was booked into the Oklahoma County jail, no bail has been set.

Isabel Ledezma, 18, and, Armando Daniel Hernandez, 17, also have been arrested in the stabbing.


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