Man Arrested in Connection with Death of Reeves County Teen

PECOS - The Reeves County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man in connection with the death of a Reeves County teen.

Lee Gabriel Arredondo was arrested Wednesday morning and charged with Manslaughter and Furnishing Alcohol to a Minor.

Officials say Arredondo provided 18-year-old Tabita Garcia with alcohol before she jumped from his moving Ford Bronco in the early morning hours of August 22.

Garcia sustained severe head injuries and died soon after.

Arredondo remains behind bars. No bond has been set at this time.