Man Charged After Woman Killed In Texas Hospital Parking Garage

DALLAS (January 9, 2013)—Ferdinand Glen Smith, 41 of Longview, was charged with murder Wednesday after a woman was shot to death in a parking garage at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas.

Smith was arrested Wednesday in the death Tuesday night of Karen Smith, 40, who was an executive assistant at UT Southwestern.

Online jail records also indicate Ferdinand Smith faces a charge of assault-family violence.

Police did not immediately confirm any possible relationship between the Smiths.

A UT Southwestern official described the slaying as an apparent isolated domestic incident.