Samantha Garcia Murder Plea Agreement

For Immediate Release
Friday, April 7 2017
Contact: Michael P. Patrick, (505) 908-8591

ALBUQUERQUEToday, Samantha Garcia pleaded no contest to second degree murder, criminal solicitation to commit murder and conspiracy to commit murder. Garcia will face between 5 and 22 years for her involvement in the 2014 murder of Eloi Leyba. A sentencing date has not been set.

Danny Trujillo, is currently serving a 15 year sentence for murder of Leyba.