Incident at 3725 Alice
December 28, 2006 -- Houston
police are investigating the death of a woman at 3725 Alice about
1 a.m. today (December 28).
The victim, Patrice Ekanem, 33, of 3408 East
Lockwood # 2, suffered scratches and abrasions and was taken to
an area hospital where she was pronounced dead.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeants O. Belmarez and
C. Howard reported:
Ms. Ekanem was involved in a physical altercation
with a lifelong friend. During the altercation, Ekanem fell to
the ground and later died. An autopsy performed by the Harris
County Medical Examiner's office will determine the cause of death
and also if charges will be filed in this case.
information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at