Midland Stabbing Suspect Remains Behind Bars

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A Midland man remains behind bars after a family argument turned violent on Wednesday night.

50-year old Jesus Garcia has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

The violence occurred just before 7:30p.m. at a home in the 900 block of north Baird.

Police tell NewsWest 9, Garcia stabbed 24-year-old Scotty Ellis in the back after an argument.

Ellis was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

No bond has been set.