| Aug 17, 2009
A San Joaquin grand jury has indicted a Sunday school teacher on charges she kidnapped, raped and killed an 8-year-old girl and drugged two other people.
Twenty-eight-year-old Melissa Huckaby broke down in tears as Judge Linda Lofthus read the indictment...
| Aug 17, 2009
The San Joaquin County Grand Jury says 28 year old Melissa Huckaby must stand trial for the kidnap, rape and murder of 8-year-old Sandra Cantu. The Tracy girl was reported missing last March. Her body was found a week and a half later stuffed in a...
| Sep 10, 2009
The District Attorney for San Joaquin County say they will seek the death penalty against a Tracy woman accused of killing an 8-year-old Tracy girl in March.
Former Sunday School teacher Melissa Huckaby did not enter a plea after appearing in the San...
| Sep 11, 2009
| 4:06 AM
STOCKTON -- The Northern California woman charged with kidnapping, raping and murdering 8-year-old girl, whose body was found stuffed in a suitcase, will face the death penalty.
Melissa Huckaby pleaded not guilty in June to murdering Sandra Cantu.
| Sep 25, 2009
A San Joaquin County judge refused to set a trial date for Melissa Huckaby, who is accused of murdering 8 year old Sandra Cantu. Prosecutor Tom Testa wanted an early date set so that several critical witness who are children would remember key facts....
| Apr 11, 2009
| 7:51 AM
Melissa Huckaby, a Sunday school teacher, was arrested on suspicion of kidnapping and killing 8-year-old Sandra Cantu, whose body was found in a suitcase in an irrigation pond.
Melissa Huckaby, 28, was detained at 11:55 p.m. Friday, about five hours...
| Mar 27, 2010
It was one year ago today when a happy, skipping Sandra Cantu was captured on surveillance video, just minutes before she disappeared from a Tracy mobile home park. Tracy detectives have arrested Melissa Huckaby in connection with Sandra's rape and...