North Richland Hills police charge man with mom's murder

Justin Cody Collins

Credit: North Richland Hills PD

Justin Cody Collins, 23, was charged with murder after his mother, 45-year-old Angela Lozano, was found dead at their apartment in North Richland Hills early Saturday.



Posted on January 12, 2013 at 3:22 PM

Updated Saturday, Jan 12 at 3:33 PM

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NORTH RICHLAND HILLS — The adult son of a North Richland Hills woman has been charged with murdring her early Saturday morning, police said.

Another son of 45-year-old Angela Lozano called 911 at 12:46 a.m. to report the crime at their apartment in the 6700 block of Buenos Aires Drive.

Police said they arrested 23-year-old Justin Cody Collins, who also lived with Lozano, after he was interviewed by detectives.

The Tarrant County Medical Examiner's office has yet to determine the manner of Lozano's death.

Collins was being held at the North Richland Hills Jail pending arraignment, police said in a written statement.