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Suspect Arrested, Charged in Man's Death at 2300 Travis
Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the death of a man found at 2300 Travis about 4:55 a.m. on Wednesday (April 11).
The suspect, Teddy Geer (b/m, 31), is charged with murder in the 230th State District Court. He is accused in the killing of Randy Dwayne Thompson, 49, who suffered severe head trauma and was later pronounced dead at Ben Taub General Hospital.
A booking photo of suspect Geer is attached to this news release.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant R. Olive and Detectives S. Sylvester and T. Ferguson reported:
Mr. Thompson was found lying on the ground at the above address with severe head injuries. He was transported by HFD paramedics to the hospital where he later died.
Further investigation identified Geer as the suspect in this case. This morning (April 13), he was taken into custody without incident.
Update: VHS/JFC 4-13-18