Suspect arrested in connection to woman's stabbing death in Converse

Victim found in parking lot of Towne East Village Apartments

CONVERSE, Texas – Converse police arrested a man in connection with a stabbing death in Converse on Thursday morning.

Police arrested Elvin Armas on Thursday afternoon.

The stabbing of a woman in her 30s was reported about 4:30 a.m. at the Towne East Village Apartments at 9069 West FM 78, Converse Assistant Police Chief Rex Rheiner.

Apartment residents reported someone knocking on doors and screaming for help, Rheiner said.

The woman, who died at the scene, is not believed to be a resident of the complex, Rheiner said.

The medical examiner has not released the identity of the victim. 

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