Man charged in High Point homicide from September

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Ryne Stevens

HIGH POINT, N.C. — High Point Police have arrested a man in connection to a September homicide.

Ryne Stevens, 26, was charged with first-degree murder and first-degree arson.

The body of 37-year-old Marshall Lamont Williams was found on Sept. 20 after firefighters responded to reports of a working fire at the Fairfield Manor Apartments.

High Point Police said they found evidence at the scene linking Stevens to the crime.

In a release, police said Stevens has a history that consists of similar assaults and arson.

Stevens is being held in the Randolph County Jail for an unrelated arson.