Incident at 5036 Jefferson
October 3, 2005 -- Houston police
are investigating an apparent murder-suicide at 5036 Jefferson
about 3:30 a.m. today (Oct. 3).
A female victim, Michelle Jetty, 39, suffered
a gunshot wound to the head. The identity of the male suspect
has not been released pending notification to his family members.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant J.R. Swaim and
Officer C.P. Abbondandolo reported:
Ms. Jetty lived at 5036 Jefferson with her infant
son. Her ex-boyfriend (the suspect) is the boy's father. The couple
had not been together for some time. Ms. Jetty and her ex-boyfriend
were having problems stemming from the relationship and disagreements
regarding child custody. The ex-boyfriend went to her home in
the early morning hours and fatally shot Jetty and then himself.
The baby was in the home, but was not harmed.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.