Police: Capital murder suspect is also facing robbery charges in Austin

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Court records show the man accused of stabbing Temple woman Rose Davis to death had bonded out of the Travis County Jail in Austin back in September.

Thirty-seven-year-old Christopher Romel Henry has been charged with capital murder.

In arrest affidavits obtained by FOX44 News, Austin Police arrested Henry on charges of Aggravated Robbery with a Deadly Weapon and Deadly conduct. Henry is charged with two robberies so far.

You can read the arrest affidavit here:

Temple police say Henry attacked Rose Davis in her home on Thursday, June 18th.

The Temple Police Department responded to the stabbing Thursday evening at The Bridge Apartments, 404 South Fryers Creek Circle at about 9:50 p.m.

According to the arrest affidavit, the officers found Davis on the floor, duct-taped to a chair. She had multiple cuts to her throat and stomach. According to police, Davis identified Henry as her attacker, saying he is the ex-husband of her son’s girlfriend. You can read the full affidavit below.

Davis was transported to Baylor Scott & White Medical Center-Temple, where she later died from her injuries.

No word on a motive at this time.

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