POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 1111 Blalock

August 19, 2015 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the fatal shooting of a woman at 1111 Blalock about 4:20 a.m. on Tuesday (Aug. 18).

The victim, Aileen Gardenia Nava, 23, of the above address, was pronounced dead at the scene.  

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant W. Elsbury and Senior Police Officer R. Martinez reported:

HPD patrol officers responded to a shooting call at the above address.  Upon arrival, they were met by Ms. Nava's boyfriend who told officers she had shot herself.  HPD homicide investigators are investigating the veracity of the boyfriend's statement and are awaiting the results of an examination by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences to determine the manner of Nava's death.

There are no charges at this time.

KJS/JFC 8-19-15
Inc. #106934615

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