Woman beaten to death in motel

A man is accused of beating his girlfriend to death inside a southeast Houston motel room.

March 9, 2010 12:50:45 PM PST
Charges are pending against a man who police say confessed to beating his girlfriend to death in southeast Houston. Police say the couple got into an argument at the Ship Channel Motel on the La Porte Freeway near Roosevelt around 6am Tuesday morning. Officers say the fight got physical and the man beat the woman to death.

Afterwards, the man reportedly went to the motel manager's desk and told them what happened. The man is said to be cooperating with police.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600.