Sabine County, Texas- (March 18, 2021)
The Sabine County Grand Jury convened in First Judicial Court on Tuesday, March 16, and handed down a "True Bill" murder charge against a 24-year old Sabine County man.
Matthew Hoy Edgar remains in jail after his arrest in connection to the murder of 19-year old Livye Lewis, on Oct. 31, 2020.
According to the indictment Edgar "intentionally, and knowingly caused the death of Livye Heathyr Lewis"... "by discharging a rifle and striking her about the neck and upper body."
An indictment by a Grand Jury indicates enough evidence was presented to merit a trial by jury of their peers.