SAN ANTONIO — A driver detained following a traffic stop has been charged in the slaying of a West Texas woman whose body was found in a trash bin.

Tom Green County jail records show 30-year-old Andres Ramirez was being held Thursday on a murder charge in the shooting death of 24-year-old Camille Garcia of San Angelo.

A sheriff’s department statement says investigators determined Ramirez was a person of interest in the death of Garcia, whose body was located Tuesday. A deputy who knew that Ramirez didn’t have a valid driver’s license stopped his vehicle Wednesday. Officials say Ramirez had a loaded pistol.

Officials didn’t immediately provide a possible motive for the shooting or how the pair knew each other.

Online records didn’t list an attorney to speak for Ramirez. Bond was $250,000.

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