Identity of Man Killed in Weekend Stabbing Released

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS, N.M. - We now know the name of a victim who was stabbed and killed on Friday night in Hobbs.

Police say 24-year-old Ramon Garcia, Junior of Hobbs was stabbed and killed Friday night at the Hogue Trailer Park on West Sanger.

Police say Garcia had accused two men of breaking into his home and stealing a number of items.

Garcia was stabbed after a short chase.

One of those men, 45-year-old Melvin Roberson, Junior was arrested Saturday and charged with voluntary manslaughter.

He's being held on a $10,000 bond.