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04/27/03 - Canton

Man Murdered On First Monday Grounds

A Fort Worth man is behind bars for a Sunday night murder outside a motorcycle rally in Canton.

Jimmie Sutton (54) is accused of fatally attacking Eric Sestrom (35) on the First Monday Grounds. At the time of the assault, Sutton was working security for the special event.

Sutton allegedly approached the victim after noticing him walk into the rally without proper identification. Authorities say some witnesses saw the victim punch Sutton, prompting him to pull a knife and slash the man's throat. Jimmie Sutton has been arraigned on first degree murder charges. His bond is set at $1 million.

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