Press Release PR 17-05 – Family Violence

Carissa Katekaru                                                     PR 17-05

Media Relations Coordinator/Public Information Officer

Phone: (817) 427-7076



NEWS RELEASE                For Immediate Release

On February 17, 2017 at approximately 5:00 AM, officers were dispatched to the 8300 block of Davis Blvd reference a possible domestic disturbance. Officers arrived on scene and were able to secure the area. During the initial investigation, it was relayed that there may be additional occupants inside a home and that a suspect may be armed in the house.

It was discovered that two adult females reportedly sustained injuries from an assault by the male subject and left the residence to receive medical attention for their injuries. As the investigation continued, it was determined the male subject was still inside the residence with a five year old juvenile female.

At 9:04 AM officers were able to remove the juvenile female from the residence and secured her safety. Officers continued negotiations and at 11:10 AM the suspect was taken in to custody without incident.

The two adult females were treated and released from area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries. The juvenile was uninjured and later reunited with family members. The suspect has been identified as Robert Winsett, 49 year old white male. Winsett is charged with one count Aggravated Assault With a Deadly Weapon and one count Assault Family Member With Bodily Injury. He is currently being held in the North Richland Hills jail, awaiting arraignment.

**Update 1615 – Investigations has confirmed that the male subject and one of the female subjects were domestic partners.**



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