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Man Indicted on Murder Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - One man has been indicted on murder charges following a stabbing in Odessa back in September.

45-year-old Jeffrey Spruill was indicted on Thursday on murder charges.

As you may recall, the deadly stabbing happened at the Woodview Apartment on Grandview after midnight back on September eighth.

When police arrived on the scene, they found 26-year-old Cyrus Perkins, IV.

Perkins was taken to Medical Center Hospital where he later died.

An investigation showed that Spruill stabbed Perkins during a domestic dispute.

According to an affidavit, Spruill admitted to the stabbing but said it was self-defense.

There's no word on when the case will go to trial.

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