Arrest made after man found dead Baytown home

Shawna Renee Felder, 41, was arrested on a murder charge in connection the fatal stabbing of 25-year-old Miguel Hernandez at a Baytown home early Monday morning.

March 30, 2011 6:51:28 PM PDT
Baytown police say they've arrested a woman in connection to the murder of a man who was found dead in a home where a disturbance was reported. At about 3:25am Monday, Baytown police officers were called to the 1700 block of California Street for a disturbance. When officers arrived they discovered Miguel Hernandez, 25, dead inside the home. Police say he suffered a stab wound to the chest, which is believed to have caused his death.

During an investigation, they discovered that Hernandez had picked up a female and brought her to a friend's house. An argument between the two ensued over money, then the woman allegedly stabbed him and fled.

Authorities later identified the female suspect as 41-year-old Shawna Renee Felder, of Baytown, and arrested her on a murder charge.

Anyone who may have more information on this or any other crime is asked to call the Baytown Police Department at 281-422-8371. You can also contact Crime Stoppers at 281-427-TIPS, submit anonymous tips online at the Baytown Police Department website, or text keyword BAYTOWN plus your tip to 274637 (CRIMES).

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