A hearing today in 78th District Court involved a series of motions for Jerry Joe Garza's capital murder trial, which is set to start next month in Denton County.
Jerry Joe Garza is charged with capital murder in the stabbing death of Monica Partida, his former girlfriend.
Jerry Joe Garza is charged with capital murder.
Jerry Joe Garza is charged with the February 2012 murder of Monica Partida, a Wichita Falls mother of three.
Jerry Joe Garza's second court-appointed attorney was granted a withdrawal just weeks after his first appointed attorney was allowed to withdraw.
The assistant public defender appointed to represent Jerry Joe Garza cites his client's hostile behavior has put a barrier in communication.
Jerry Joe Garza is charged with the February murder of Monica Partida.
Jerry Joe Garza, who's accused of murdering Monica Partida, had a pre-trial hearing in 78th District Court today. When he was coming out of the courtroom, sheriff's deputies had to take him to the ground after Garza lunged at one of our photographers.
The man charged with the death of a 32-year-old Wichita Falls mother of 3 should soon be set for trial.
After twice refusing to attend a court hearing to have his rights read, the man charged for killing a Wichita Falls mother of three finally had his hearing today. Afterwards, Jerry Joe Garza's arrest affidavit for the murder of his former girlfriend Monica Partida was released.
In February, a Wichita Falls mother of three was found murdered in her home. Today is the five month anniversary of Monica Partida's death. So far, no one has ever been charged for her death.
Jerry Joe Garza will face trial on two counts of aggravated assault.
Jerry Joe Garza is being held in Wichita County Jail on two charges of aggravated assault. Police say he's a person of interest in the murder of Monica Partida.