Man charged in woman's murder at N Austin apartment
Austin police have charged a man with murder following a death investigation at an apartment complex in North Austin.
According to authorities, on Wednesday around 2:34 a.m., a man walked into a psychiatric emergency services center and requested that police check on a resident at the Dias de Sol apartments in the 7300 block of Twin Crest Drive.
When police arrived at the apartment, they found one person deceased inside. That person was later identified as Francisca Garcia-Guerra. Investigators say her body showed signs of obvious trauma.
Lee Andrew Green has been arrested and is charged with murder, a first degree felony.
Police say there is a family violence history between Garcia-Guerra and Green including a recent protective order that expired in June.