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Identity of Homicide Victim on Vescovo Lane

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 29, 2019

Identity of Homicide Victim on Vescovo Lane

On Friday, December 27, 2019 at 4:57 PM, the Travis County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call from the 16000 block of Vescovo Lane reporting a female had been stabbed. Deputies arrived and found Jennifer Chioma Ebichi, 32 of Pflugerville with multiple stab wounds, lying on the kitchen floor of the residence. She was pronounced deceased at the scene at 5:31 PM.

The victim’s brother, Michael Ify Egwuagu, 25 was arrested on scene and charged with murder. He is currently incarcerated at the Travis County Jail, bond set at $500,000.

It was reported to detectives that Jennifer was pregnant. An autopsy conducted on December 28, 2019 confirmed she was in her first trimester of pregnancy.

Submitted By: Kristen Dark, Sr. Public Information Officer 512-318-5669

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