GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (AP) — Authorities have arrested five people on
murder charges stemming from an arson investigation in Grand Prairie,
Texas, about 13 miles west of Dallas.
The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports
that 25-year-old Elizabeth Delude, 40-year-old Claire Harrington,
34-year-old Clayton Miller, 33-year-old Christopher Cornell and
41-year-old Paul Rogers were arrested Friday. Harrington was held on
$500,000 and the others on $750,000 bonds Sunday at the Grand Prairie
Detention Center. It was not immediately clear whether they had
Detectives investigating an April 10 Grand Prairie house
fire determined that someone was slain inside. Two days later, the
Erath County Sheriff's Department discovered a charred body inside of a
burned car believed to be the victim in the Grand Prairie homicide case.
The Tarrant County Medical Examiner's office had not yet identified the victim.