Authorities on Tuesday charged a 23-year-old College Station man with murder in the Dec. 31 death of Ashli Stewart.

Ricardo Ramirez was being held as a person of interest in the case since his Jan. 8 arrest on other charges. He remained in the Brazos County Jail on Tuesday with bail set at $467,000.

Ramirez was found with property linked to the College Station apartment where 20-year-old Ashli Stewart was found dead, officials said. 

Stewart, a 2017 graduate of A&M Consolidated High School, was found by her roommate the afternoon of Dec. 31 inside her apartment at 2818 Place on Harvey Mitchell Parkway.

Murder is a first-degree felony punishable by up to 

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