18-year-old Kevin Davis accused of killing his mother at her home in the Windrush Apartments.
1 month ago
CORPUS CHRISTI - The teen accused of killing his mother in a brutal manner will head to trial on a murder charge. The Nueces County Grand Jury reviewed the evidence in the case on Thursday and issued the indictment against 18-year-old Kevin Davis.
Investigators say Davis confessed to killing 50-year-old Kimberly Hill at her apartment back in March.
According to the arrest affidavit, the mother was strangled with an electrical cord, hit over the head with a hammer and stabbed in the head.
Detectives stated they also found notes suggesting Davis planned on killing his sister when she came home, but she never did return that night to the Windrush Apartments on Kostoryz.
Davis was arrested the next morning after he asked to use the phone at a home out in western Nueces County. He called 911. The couple who lives there says the teen had a bicycle and a backpack stashed by some nearby railroad tracks.
A trial date has not been set.
3 months ago
CORPUS CHRISTI - A teen accused of killing his own mother asked for a court appointed attorney this morning during his first court appearance on a charge of murder. Kevin Davis, 18, is held on a $2 million bond.
The couple who first came in contact with Davis early Thursday morning says he just rang the doorbell at their house out on County Road 61. They say he was calm and quiet as he asked them to call 911 so he could confess to killing his mother.
On request from the Sheriff's Office, Corpus Christi police went looking for Kimberly Hill at apartment #1707 of the Windrush Apartments. They found her dead from what appeared to be hammer blows to the head.
Documents state Davis confessed to the murder and told officers he would kill again. The arrest affidavit states on Wednesday night Hill was strangled with an electrical cord, hit over the head with a hammer and stabbed in the head.
Detectives were also told by Davis that he had planned on killing his sister as well, but she never came home that night. Notes allegedly left at the crime scene also detail what Davis planned to do, according to court documents.
The couple out on County Road 61 says Davis had a bicycle and a backpack stashed by some nearby railroad tracks. One would think he planned on getting out of town on the bike, but for some unknown reason he decided to surrender instead.
There's no comment from police on a motive for the killing of Kimberly Hill. Her death is the seventh homicide in the city of Corpus Christi for 2014.
3 months ago
CORPUS CHRISTI - An 18-year-old is heading to the Nueces County Jail on charges he murdered his own mother today. Police have not released any information on how they connected Kevin Davis to the killing.
Officers went to his mother's home at the Windrush Apartments when they received a request from the Nueces County deputies to check on her well being.
A police spokesperson says it appears the victim died from blunt force trauma. An official announcement on the victim's name hasn't been made as of this afternoon.
3 months ago
CORPUS CHRISTI - The death of a woman found this morning at the Windrush Apartments is being handled as a homicide investigation by the Corpus Christi Police Department.
Investigators detained a man for questioning after officers found the 50-year-old woman at the complex on Kostoryz near Horne Road.
The Nueces County Sheriff's Office requested police check on the woman's welfare this morning. According to police, the victim's wounds appear to be from blunt force trauma.
If you have any information call detectives at 886-2841.
8 hours ago
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