On January 6, 2019, Detectives with the Galveston County
Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division as well as Investigators with
the Sheriff’s Office Forensic Services Unit responded to assist the Texas City
Police Department investigate a shooting.
Shortly after 1:00 AM, Texas City Police Department
responded to the 2900 block of Texas Avenue after receiving a call of a
shooting. Two to Three unknown males entered an apartment and shot one of
the occupants. The suspects fled the scene in an unknown direction.
One victim, Minnie Rojas a 34 year old white female, was found to have a single
gunshot wound to the head. The victim and is currently in the hospital and
listed in critical condition at this time. The Galveston County Sheriff’s
Office is actively investigating the shooting and requesting anyone with any
information to contact the Galveston County Sheriff’s Office at 409-766-2322
option 2, or Mainland Communities Crime Stoppers 409-945-8477.
Sheriff Henry Trochesset
Galveston County Sheriff’s Office