A man is in custody on a murder charge after an incident at a North Austin apartment complex Monday.
Rickey Martinez, 61, was taken to a hospital Monday from the Austin Gardens apartments in the 7400 block of North Lamar Boulevard with what were thought to be accidental injuries, a police official said Wednesday. Detectives started investigating the incident as an aggravated assault after his injuries were determined to be more traumatic, the official said. Martinez was pronounced dead Tuesday night.
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