Update on Incident at 8701 Gustine Lane #4606
November 10, 2006 -- Charges
have been filed against a suspect arrested in the death of a woman
at 8701 Gustine Lane #4606 about 11:15 a.m. on Saturday (Nov 4).
The suspect, Najia Omar Mohamad (w/f, DOB: 1/1/57),
is charged with murder in the 174th State District Court. She
is accused in the killing of her daughter, Rohina Abdul Ali, 22,
of 8701 Gustine Lane #4606. Najia Mohamad was arrested at her
residence on Thursday (Nov. 9) without incident.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant W.J. Anthony and
Officer D.W. Arnold reported:
Investigators believe Mohamad repeatedly struck
Rohina Ali on the head with a sledgehammer as she lay in her bed.
Mohamad originally claimed to have found Ali lying in bed and
deceased from unknown causes. A motive in the killing is unknown
at this time. Ali's four-year-old daughter remains in the custody
of C.P.S. officials.
Updated: NJM 11-10-06
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