Stabbing Trial Underway in Garden City

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

GARDEN CITY - The trial of a man accused of stabbing an Odessa man to death last year is well under way in Garden City.  

A jury was seated on Monday morning for the murder trial of 29-year-old Rodney Mason.  

He's accused of stabbing 18-year-old Timothey Wayne Sanchez in Glasscock County in March of last year.  

Sanchez's body was found along the side of Highway 137, 12 miles south of Stanton, with more than 40 stab wounds.  

We're told the prosecution has presented most of their case, and the defense is expected to give their side beginning on Tuesday morning.