Man arrested for shooting girlfriend in the head

Humberto Ynfante is jailed on a charge of murder.

Humberto Ynfante

ALICE, TX (KRIS) - A woman shot in the head overnight is being kept alive so doctors can harvest her organs to help others. Jim Wells County investigators tell us 33-year-old Erica Gonzalez was shot by her boyfriend, 24-year-old Humberto Ynfante.

He's jailed on a charge of murder. Investigators have not released any information on a motive for the shooting.

A 911 call brought police to the Elvira Street home in Rancho Allegre before midnight. Doctors declared Gonzalez brain dead after her arrival at Christus Spohn Memorial in Corpus Christi.

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