Tip leads to suspect's arrest

July 31, 2008 2:29:54 PM PDT
A late night tip to Crime Stoppers has lead to the arrest of a third suspect in the shooting of Houston's first Hispanic female officer.Authorities arrested Andrew Garcia around 1:30am in southeast Houston without incident. They were able to find him thanks to a tip to Crime Stoppers.

Garcia is the last of three people suspected in a drive-by shooting that sent retired Officer Velia Ortega to the hospital, where she remains in critical condition.

      Headlines at a glance | News in your community | RSS feeds
           Slideshow archive | ABC13 wireless | Help solve crimes


Load Comments