Location: 200 block of West Cesar Chavez StreetDeceased: William Roy Greer, Black male, (D. O. B. 07-29-1962)
Narrative: On Tuesday, July 24, 2012, at 8:10 a.m., Austin Police responded to a check welfare call in the 200 block of West Cesar Chavez. Officers arrived and discovered William Roy Greer deceased.
Greer was pronounced deceased on scene. The investigation has shown that Greer was assaulted and killed along the Lady Bird Lake Hike & Bike Trail near West Cesar Chavez Street and Colorado Street. His body was found at 8:09 am on Tuesday, July 24, 2012. Mr. Greer was homeless and had recently arrived in Austin.
Austin Police would like to speak with anyone who:
• Saw Mr. Greer on Monday night (7/23/12) or early Tuesday morning (7/24/12) • Knew Mr. Greer and/or his associates • Witnessed an argument and/or assault involving Mr. Greer • Has any suspect information or any information relevant to this investigation
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Homicide Tip Line at 512-477-3588 or Crimestoppers at 512-472-TIPS or text "Tip 103" + your message to CRIMES. You may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000 if your tip leads to an arrest or charges being filed.