Arrest made in homicide investigation - Newschannel 6 Now | Wichita Falls, TX

Arrest made in homicide investigation

Source: KAUZ Source: KAUZ
WICHITA FALLS, TX -

UPDATE: 

Friday at approximately 4:20 pm on Pennsylvania Ave officers with the Wichita Falls Police Department arrested 66-year-old Robert Fleeks on a Murder warrant in connection with the recent murder of 30-year-old Helen Fletcher.

Fleeks was transported to the Wichita County jail without incident. His bond was set at $500,000.

On June 16th at approximately 7:00 am WFPD officers responded to the 100 block of Lee in reference to a deceased female.  

The WFPD Crimes against Person unit responded and began to investigate.  It was discovered that Fletcher had suffered a gunshot wound.

=================

Law enforcement officials say 30-year-old Helen Fletcher - a Wichita Falls resident - died of a gunshot wound. Police say she was shot at 1402 2nd Street, at 2nd and Michigan. They say they believe that after she was shot, she walked across the street to the Community Healthcare Center parking lot where she collapsed and died. 

An off-duty police officer found Fletcher's body a little before 7 a.m. in the parking lot at the Community Healthcare Center on the 200th block of Martin Luther King Boulevard. 

Detectives spent today gathering evidence at both the Community Center and the residence at 1402 2nd Street. 

Law enforcement officials say they are still interviewing people and do not yet have anyone in custody.

Copyright 2016 KAUZ News All Rights Reserved  

  • News HeadlinesNewsMore>>

  • Wells Fargo to pay $1B for mortgage, auto lending abuses

    Wells Fargo to pay $1B for mortgage, auto lending abuses

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:33 AM EDT2018-04-20 13:33:09 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:33:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This Aug. 11, 2017, file photo shows a sign at a Wells Fargo bank location in Philadelphia. The New York Times and other news outlets are reporting Thursday, April 19, 2018, that federal regulators plan to fine Well...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This Aug. 11, 2017, file photo shows a sign at a Wells Fargo bank location in Philadelphia. The New York Times and other news outlets are reporting Thursday, April 19, 2018, that federal regulators plan to fine Well...

    Wells Fargo fined a combined $1 billion by federal regulators for abuses tied to its mortgage and auto lending businesses.

    Wells Fargo fined a combined $1 billion by federal regulators for abuses tied to its mortgage and auto lending businesses.

  • 1 student injured in Florida school shooting; suspect in custody

    1 student injured in Florida school shooting; suspect in custody

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:27 AM EDT2018-04-20 13:27:44 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 10:32 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:32:42 GMT

    One student was injured in a school shooting at Forest High School in Ocala, FL. Police say the shooter is another student.

    One student was injured in a school shooting at Forest High School in Ocala, FL. Police say the shooter is another student.

  • Teen tries to rob 7-Eleven with broken bottle

    Teen tries to rob 7-Eleven with broken bottle

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:59 AM EDT2018-04-20 10:59:02 GMT
    (Source: Wichita County Sheriff's Office)(Source: Wichita County Sheriff's Office)
    (Source: Wichita County Sheriff's Office)(Source: Wichita County Sheriff's Office)

    A Wichita Falls teen is behind bars for trying to rob a local convenience store.

    A Wichita Falls teen is behind bars for trying to rob a local convenience store.

Powered by Frankly