A Bryan resident was arrested Thursday on charges connected to a March stabbing in College Station.
According to College Station police, around 2 a.m. March 7, authorities responded to an apartment at the intersection of Balcones Drive and Welsh Avenue. Cole Ray Schilling, 23, had called 911 and reported stabbing someone in the shoulder and bashing the victim’s head into the ground after the victim threw a rock. Authorities located the victim at a home in College Station. The man had two stab wounds to his back and head injuries, though he said he had difficulty remembering what happened.
A warrant was issued for Schilling’s arrest. On Thursday, College Station police traveling along Texas Avenue South spotted Schilling walking near Wal-Mart. Police said Schilling refused to give an identity and left the area on foot but was soon apprehended.
Schilling is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, a second-degree felony punishable by up to 20 years in prison; evading arrest on foot, a Class A misdemeanor punishable by up to a year in jail; and a misdemeanor charge of failure to identify. Schilling remains in the Brazos County Jail on $48,000 bond.