Deceased: Andrea Faye Lindsey, a White female, born 02/16/1974
Arrested: Aubrey Quentin Garrett, an African-American male, 50 years of age
On December 15, 2017 at approximately 6:38 a.m., APD received multiple emergency calls about a man and woman involved in an escalating physical disturbance in the 5000 block of Lynnwood Street.
Once on scene, Officer Delvalle confronted the suspect, Aubrey Garrett, and ordered him to the ground. Garrett failed to comply with the directions and continued to take violent action against Lindsey. Delvalle fired his duty weapon, striking Garrett.
Garrett was then taken into custody following a brief struggle. Once Garrett had been detained, officers facilitated EMS care for both Lindsey and Garrett. Andrea Faye Lindsey succumbed to her wounds and was pronounced deceased at the scene at 7:09 a.m.
The Travis County Medical Examiner performed an autopsy on Lindsey on December 16, 2017 and determined her death had been caused by sharp, forced injuries. The case, ruled a homicide by the Medical Examiner, is being investigated by the APD Homicide Unit.
Homicide Detectives are asking anyone who may have information about this incident to call the Homicide Tip Line at 512-477-3588 or Crime Stoppers at 512-472-TIPS or text "Tip 103" + your message to CRIMES.
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