Hobbs Man Accused of Starting Car Fire

Hobbs Man Accused of Starting Car Fire

HOBBS, NM (KWES)

A Hobbs man is behind bars for slashing a few tires and even starting a car fire.
23-year-old Abelon Garcia has been hit with several charges including arson and criminal damage to some property.
According to the criminal complaint, Garcia texted his ex-girlfriend's brother stating he was going to kill her.
He then admitted in text messages that he was responsible for slashing his ex-girlfriend's friend's tires twice and starting a fire in her car.
The report says Garcia also threatened to kill the friend and her family.