According to the Brown County Sheriff’s Office, a suspect is in custody for the May 2016 murder of Chantay Blankinship.
Ryan Riggs, 21, is now in the Brown County Jail facing a charge of Capital Murder.
They used new technology and DNA to detect a likely suspect profile.
It was May of 2016 when 25-year-old Blankinship was found dead about five miles away from her home, near Lake Brownwood.
She was reported missing two days before her death.
More details will be released at a later time. This is a developing BigCountryHomepage story.