Deceased: Jose Pedro Dominguez-Campos, Hispanic male (D.O.B. 06-29-1963)
Suspect: Jose Medel Martinez-Lopez, Hispanic male 35 years old (aka: Jose Medel Martinez)
On Sunday, March 12, 2017 at approximately 6:43 p.m., Austin Police officers were dispatched to shots fired at 916 Bird Creek Dr. Upon arrival, officers observed Jose Campos with obvious trauma to his body. Officers secured the scene. EMS arrived and transported Campos to Brackenridge hospital where he was later pronounced deceased.
Homicide detectives learned Jose Campos and Jose Lopez both reside at the Bird Creek address, along with several other people. Witnesses stated an argument between the two men began over parking in the driveway. The argument escalated resulting in Jose Lopez producing a handgun and firing multiple times striking Campos.
Jose Martinez Lopez immediately fled the scene driving a gray Nissan Maxima bearing Texas license plate BHY-1689.
An arrest warrant for Murder has been issued for Lopez. Bond is set at $250,000.
Lopez is considered armed and dangerous.
Detectives are asking anyone with any information regarding this incident to call the Homicide Tip Line at 512-477-3588 or Crime Stoppers at 512-472-TIPS or use the new Crime Stoppers App. You can also submit tips by downloading APD’s mobile app, Austin PD, for free on iPhone and Android.
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