Update: victim identified. Police called to Lubbock apartments, TTUHSC student stabbed and killed

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Victim identified in police update.

LUBBOCK, Texas — Lubbock Police responded Tuesday night to the Ashton Pointe Apartments in the 300 block of Frankford Avenue where one person was found dead. Police on Wednesday afternoon provided two updates, the first saying Molly Beckman, 23, was dead with multiple stab wounds.

EverythingLubbock.com confirmed that Beckman was a student of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. Her social media indicated she was a “dr. of audiology in the making.”

Police provided a second update saying the suspect was identified as Colton Totzke, 23. He was found dead in Crosby County, police said.

Lubbock Police provided the following information on Wednesday afternoon:

Metro Unit Investigating Overnight Homicide

(LUBBOCK, TX) –The Metropolitan Special Crimes Unit is investigating a homicide that occurred at the Ashton Pointe Apartments, located at 310 Frankford Avenue.

The Lubbock Police Department received a call requesting a welfare check to the Aspen Pointe Apartments. Officers arrived on scene shortly before 9:30 p.m. and located 23-year-old Molly Beckman deceased with multiple stab wounds.

The Metro Unit investigation is ongoing.

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