Location: 805 Neches St. (Holiday Inn Express) Room #531
Deceased: Kehinde Olayeye, Black female, born 08/16/1971 (Mother)
Arrested: Eyitoluwa Olayeye, Black male, 20 years of age (Son)
On Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at approximately 4:44 a.m., Austin 911 received a call of a disturbance in room #531 of the Holiday Inn Express Hotel located at 805 Neches St. Officers arrived on scene and forced entry into the room. Once inside the room, officers found Kehinde Olayeye unresponsive on the floor with obvious trauma. Austin-Travis County EMS examined the victim and she was pronounced deceased at the scene at 6:12 a.m.
Homicide investigators arrived and began processing the scene. This incident appears to be the result of domestic violence based on preliminary findings.
On Thursday, November 7, 2019, the Travis County Medical Examiner’s office conducted an autospy and final cause and manner of death are pending toxicology results.
Homicide has filed Aggravated Assault with Serious Bodily Injury, a 2nd degree felony, pending final autopsy results, on the suspect.
Detectives are asking anyone with video or information about this incident to call Crime Stoppers at 512-472-TIPS or use the new Crime Stoppers App or email APD Homicide at firstname.lastname@example.org. You may remain anonymous.You can also submit tips by downloading APD’s mobile app, Austin PD, free on iPhone and Android.
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