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Splendora man charged with killing wife

by Michelle Homer

Posted on February 23, 2009 at 9:10 PM

Updated Tuesday, Oct 27 at 11:04 AM

SPLENDORA, Texas -- A Splendora man has been charged with the beating death of his 25-year-old wife.

Jose Garcia-Ticas, 29, is being held without bond in the Montgomery County Jail in Conroe.

Investigators believe the suspect beat Sabrina Silva, then took her to LBJ Hospital in Houston.
The victim was pronounced dead at the hospital.
The husband told authorities that he had arrived home and found his wife inside the residence and it appeared that she had been beaten.
Houston police notified Montgomery County authorities and they began investigating.
After searching the couple's home in the 14000 block of Three S, they arrested Garcia-Ticas and charged him with murder.