Incident at 4306 Canal #3
December 27, 2006 -- Houston
police are investigating the fatal stabbing of a woman at 4306
Canal #3 about 10 a.m. on Saturday (Dec. 23).
The victim, Martha Vega Penaloza, 32, of 4306
Canal #3 suffered multiple stab wounds and died at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant C.T. Mosqueda
and Officer L. Benavidez reported:
The five year-old daughter of Ms. Penaloza approached
a neighbor and asked for help with her mother. The neighbor entered
the victim's apartment and found her lying on the living room
floor in a pool of blood. The neighbor then called police.
Anyone with information in this case is urged
to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime
Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs
Division at 713-308-3200.