Man charged with murder after striking woman, causing her death, deputies say

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HARRIS COUNTY – A Katy man was charged with murder Thursday after officials said he struck a woman, causing her death.

Harris County deputies said Rene F. Jaime, 52, struck Mary Jaime with a screwdriver or a fire poker.

Mary Jaime died of her injuries.

The relationship between the two were not released.

Jaime is being held on a $5,000 bail.

The cause of the altercation is unknown.

KPRC2 will provide more information as the story develops.