FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: March 10, 2017
9:08:51 AM CST
in Fatal Shooting at 1800 Rusk Dies
A male suspect
critically wounded in an apparent murder/attempted suicide incident at 1800
Rusk about 2:05 a.m. on Wednesday (March 8) has died.
The suspect, Marcos
Hinojosa, was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital in critical condition.
Doctors pronounced him deceased on Thursday (March 9).
The female victim,
Maricela Banda, 33, of Houston, was pronounced dead at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division
Detectives M. Arroyo and S. Gromyko reported:
HPD patrol officers
responded to a shooting call at the above address and found Hinojosa and Ms.
Banda unresponsive inside a vehicle. Paramedics pronounced Banda deceased
and transported Hinojosa to the hospital.
Anyone with additional
information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at