One arrested in Galveston County stabbing case

One arrested in Galveston County stabbing case

Sheriff’s deputies from the warrant and patrol divisions, assisted by the U.S. Marshals, arrested Shonnon Jenkins, 37, of Dickinson, Sheriff Henry Trochesset said in a release.

Mr. Jenkins was placed under arrest at his residence on May 31 at approximately 2:20 pm without incident. Mr. Jenkins had an activefelony warrant for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon with a $250,000 bond.

Sheriff’s deputies were called to the 3000 block of Hwy 3 on Saturday night, May 27 at approximately 10:30 pm in reference to a disturbance. When deputies arrived, they found one victim suffering from multiple stab wounds. The victim was identified as Myles Humphrey, 39. During the investigation and witness accounts, it was determined Mr. Jenkins was involved in the disturbance.

The Galveston County District Attorney’s office was contacted and recommended the charge and bond amount.

- Galveston County Sheriff's Office