Homicide (Garland)

This morning shortly before 1:30 am, Garland Police responded to the report of someone shot in the 900 block of East Linda Drive. When officers arrived they found a female in the front yard of her residence suffering from a gunshot wound. The female was transported to Baylor of Dallas where she was later pronounced dead. Homicide Detectives responded to investigate. Detectives believe the victim had just arrived home from work when she was approached by an unknown subject and shot. The victim has been identified as a 20 year old Garland woman. The investigation is early and detectives are trying to determine what lead to this murder. If anyone has any information regarding the death, they are encouraged to contact the Garland Police Department at 972-485-4840. Tips may also be submitted anonymously to Garland Crime Stoppers at: 972-272-8477 (TIPS), or http://www.garlandcrimestoppers.org.