Houston Police Department
Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 225 Aldine Bender

March 23, 2014 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a woman found at 225 Aldine Bender #1107 about 1 a.m. on Sunday (March 22).

The victim, Michelle Garcia, 24, of the above address, was pronounced dead at the hospital.

HPD Homicide Division Senior Police Officers X. Avila and L. Bailey reported:

Ms. Garcia's boyfriend drove her to St. Joseph Medical Center and requested help for Garcia, who had suffered a gunshot wound to the face.  Her boyfriend then left the hospital without giving any further information regarding the incident.  Garcia was then pronounced dead.

Her boyfriend returned to the hospital several hours later and told investigators he found Garcia lying at the front door of her apartment with a gunshot wound.  He stated the shooting occurred at Garcia's apartment.

The investigation is continuing.  Anyone with information in this incident is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

JKS/JFC  3-23-15
Inc. #035582715

For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.