Man Arrested in Connection with Death of Reeves County Teen

PECOSĀ - 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.