AUSTIN -- A man has been arrested and charged with killing a woman who was found dead in a North Austin apartment earlier this week.
Lee Andrew Green, 50, is charged with killing Francisca Garcia-Guerra, 40. Her body was found during a welfare check just before 3 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 30 at the Dias De Sol Apartments on Twin Crest Drive.
Police say she had trauma to her body. An autopsy is still pending.
Authorities tell KVUE the pair had family violence history. Garcia-Guerra had placed a protective order against Green which expired in June.
Green has been charged with first degree murder. His bond has been set at $1 million.
Police say this is the fifth family violence homicide this year. If you have any information relating to this incident, you are asked to call APD at (512) 477-3588.