Man faces murder charge after woman found dead behind business on Houston's south side

Juan Vigil
Juan Vigil (Houston Police Department)

HOUSTON – A 36-year-old man is now charged with murder in the death of a woman in March on Houston’s south side, according to Houston police.

Juan Vigil is accused in the death of Margaret Stewart, 55. 

A business owner found Stewart dead with a blow to her head in the 6600 block of Calhoun Road on March 26.

It’s unclear what information led authorities to Vigil, but authorities said in a press release that “further investigation” led to Vigil as the suspect. He was charged on Nov. 14.



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