(Orange, Texas)

January 14, 2013

Police say Texan killed attacking ex-girlfriend

Associated Press

AMARILLO, Texas — Investigators say a man accused of attacking his ex-girlfriend at her Texas Panhandle apartment has died after a struggle with her current boyfriend.

Amarillo police Sgt. Jason Riddlesperger says autopsy results were pending Monday on 37-year-old Christopher Wayne Mooney of Amarillo.

Riddlesperger declined to immediately release details on how Mooney was killed. The police officer says nobody has been charged over the incident early Sunday. Mooney was dead at the scene.

Further details were not immediately released.