Austin's Morning Show

News > Austin's Morning Show > Hotel security guard arrested for shooting another man to death

Hotel security guard arrested for shooting another man to death

A security guard is arrested for shooting and killing a man at a North Austin hotel on Friday.

Robert Earl Goines the second was behind bars for the murder of Jonathan C. Cook. Police responded to shots fired at the Budget Lodge off I-35 near Highway 183. Goines, a security guard at the hotel and Cook argued Friday night at the hotel. APD's Sergeant Jerry Bauzon says Goines admitted to shooting Cook when police arrived, "From what we understand at this point, is that there was a disturbance and Cook was trying to leave as Goines fired his gun."

Goines is being held on $300,000 bond at Travis County Jail.

Austin's Morning Show

After an airman was unable to complete his reenlistment because he omitted the part of a required oath that states...
A mother of three has spoken about her anger and humiliation after she was visited by Child Protective Services...
A federal judge has denied a motion by the Austin Firefighters Association to intervene in a settlement between...
President Barack Obama is either too timid, or the second coming of George W. Bush. He either has no strategy or...
President Obama’s top military adviser said Tuesday that he would recommend deploying United States forces in...