Mesquite man arrested for murder of man found in car

MESQUITE, Texas (AP) - A suburban Dallas man has been arrested in the death of a man found in a car with drugs and money.

The Mesquite Police Department said in a statement Monday that 35-year-old Quincy Hastings was killed in an apparent struggle. A knife was found near Hastings' body.

Patrick Gilstrap was arrested after seeking treatment for knife wounds and is being held on a $200,000 bond. It was not immediately clear whether Gilstrap had an attorney.

A murder investigation is under way.

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