Selma man pleads guilty to manslaughter

Published 11:30 am Tuesday, June 28, 2022

A Selma man pleaded guilty to manslaughter Monday in the Dallas County Courthouse.

According to Dallas County District Attorney Michael Jackson, Sandy Rhodes pleaded guilty to murdering his brother-in-law after a shooting in March 2016 in Selma.

The incident occurred at the 100 block of College Drive  after a shooting was reported to the Selma Police Department. The victim, Rhodes’ brother-in-law, was found dead at the scene. Selma Police said the two men were in a argument.

Dallas County Circuit Court Judge Marvin Wiggins ordered a pre-sentence investigation and report.

Jackson said that Rhodes will sentenced in a few months.