Police investigating after Texas A&M student found dead near campus

Posted at 4:39 AM, Sep 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-18 10:43:35-04

College Station police are investigating after finding a woman's body in an apartment near Texas A&M University's campus Saturday night.

Police said they were called out to the Scandia Apartments in the 400 block of Anderson Street about 7:45 p.m. after a man told them he believed a woman had been shot.

When officers arrived, they found the body of 21-year-old Maricarmen Quiroz-Octaviano in one of the apartments.

Police said they believe her death was the result of a domestic dispute.

As of early Sunday morning, no one was in custody, according to police.

Police confirmed Quiroz-Octaviano was a student at Texas A&M University. Online records showed she was a senior studying genetics.

The Criminal Investigation Division is investigating. 

Contact the College Station Police Department at 979-764-3600 if you have any information.

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